Chrysler Cirrus/Stratus/Sebring/Avenger/Breeze 1995-1998

Door Locks

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1 and 2

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2.  
  3. Remove the door trim panel, as described previously in this section.
  4.  
  5. Close the door glass.
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  7. Carefully peel the watershield away from the adhesive around the edge of the inner door panel.
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  9. Disconnect the latch linkage from the door handle latch.
  10.  
  11. Remove the door handle-to-outer door panel mounting nuts.
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  13. Separate the door latch handle from the vehicle.
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Fig. Fig. 1: Door latch handle removal

  1. If equipped with an electric central door locking system, disengage the wiring harness connector.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect the clip holding the lock linkage to the back of the lock cylinder.
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  5. Separate the linkage from the lock cylinder.
  6.  
  7. Remove the lock cylinder-to-outer door panel retaining clip.
  8.  
  9. Remove the lock cylinder from the vehicle.
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Fig. Fig. 2: Door lock cylinder removal

To install:
  1. Install the lock cylinder into the outer door panel and secure with a retaining clip.
  2.  
  3. Connect the linkage to the lock cylinder and install the clip.
  4.  
  5. If equipped with an electric central door locking system, engage the wiring harness connector.
  6.  
  7. Install the door latch handle into the door and connect the latch linkage. Tighten the door latch handle mounting nuts.
  8.  
  9. Place the watershield into position and secure with duct tape, if the shield does not stick to the original adhesive.
  10.  
  11. Install the interior door trim panel.
  12.  
  13. Connect the negative battery cable.
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