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Re: 1st post so be gentle...

Originally Posted by PatWar View Post
I wrote in a couple of weeks ago with exactly the same problem! Only the driver's door, and only when cold (or freezing). On normal days, i.e. when the temperature is 'normal', the door works perfectly well. I have to get in on the passengers side and when I forget and get in the driver's side, I have to drive the first few miles holding the door shut (a bit of a problem changing gear). I hope someone knows of an answer, my garage mentioned a 'lazy solenoid' but I would like to be sure before getting any repair done!
Would locking the doors not hold the door shut in this situation ?
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