[V8] Drivers Key turns uselessly

Ingo Rautenberg i.rautenberg at waratap.com
Thu Mar 31 09:44:29 EST 2005

Yeah, had this happen to me a week and a half ago.  Picked up the repair kit
from the dealer for ~$30 or so.  Haven't gotten around to doing the repair
myself yet (finishing up the Urq instead).

Anyhow, navigate to the Body Repair Page of Chris Miller's site here:
http://members.aol.com/c1j1miller/body.html    and then click on Door Lock
Repair at the top of the page.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Mark Kalbskopf" <gbmarc at cox.net>
To: <v8 at audifans.com>
Sent: Thursday, March 31, 2005 9:17 AM
Subject: [V8] Drivers Key turns uselessly

> Last night I went to lock the car and the key turned but had no effect
> - actually that's not quite true, It had no mechanical effect on the
> lock knobs but it did set the alarm. Ditto with unlocking.
> So now I have to make a trip around to the passenger door to get in.
> I remember that on the 5000 the door handle would always break but I
> don't remember the key not working.
> Anyone familiar with this?
> Mark K
> Chantilly Va
> 90 V8
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