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drivers door interior opener...

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by crimsonred2004, Apr 23, 2010.

  1. Apr 23, 2010 at 6:36 PM
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    crimsonred2004

    crimsonred2004 [OP] X-wing Design Engineer

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    when i open my door from inside the truck when i release the opener it does not return all the way and sticks out a bit.....does the interior opener have a spring that halps return it all the way back???? thanks
     
  2. Apr 23, 2010 at 6:38 PM
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    mwild

    mwild I CANT SPELL SO DONT BITCH

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    I think the spring is it the locking mecanism on the side of the door. Try lubricating it with some sylicone spray.
     
  3. Apr 24, 2010 at 6:40 PM
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    there is a little spring that attaches to the back side of the handle, look at the passanger side and you'll see it. The same thing just happened to me and i just got a new spring.
     
  4. Apr 26, 2010 at 5:04 AM
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    where did you get the new spring....could not find it in the toyota parts diagrams....
     
  5. Apr 26, 2010 at 5:57 AM
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    Im not sure you can buy the spring. If its the inside door handle (opener)? It is available new from Toyota. I just replaced both on my 03. I think they were 25.00-27.00 ea.
     
  6. Apr 26, 2010 at 1:07 PM
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    i just went to napa and got a spring from their generac springs on the wall and it worked.
     
  7. Apr 26, 2010 at 5:21 PM
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    :thumbsup:
     
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