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Front Door Latch Replacement - Without Super Locking

NOTE:
  • Put on gloves to protect your hands.
  • Take care not to scratch the door and related parts.
  • RHD model is shown; LHD model is symmetrical.
Latch Replacement
  1. Raise the glass fully.
  1. Detach the latch cable fastener (A) from the latch cable (B).

  1. Disconnect the latch cable (A) from the lock knob (B).

  1. Detach the inner handle cable fastener (A) from the inner handle cable (B).

  1. Disconnect the inner handle cable (A) from the lock knob (B).

  1. Pull the glass run channel (A) away as needed, and remove the bolt, then remove the center lower channel (B).

  1. Driver's door. Pull both side flanges (A) of the retainer (B) outward, and pull the middle flange portion (C) of the outer casing cover (D) out, then disconnect the cylinder cable (E) from the latch.

  1. If necessary, remove the front door outer handle and the special screws, then separate the door cylinder (A) and outer handle protector (B). If the retainer (C) is damaged, release the hooks (D), and replace it.
    NOTE: If removed, the special screws must be replaced.

  1. Remove the bolt (B) and the screws (C) securing the latch (D), then remove the latch through the hole in the door.
    NOTE: Take care not to bend the outer handle rod, the latch cable (E), and the inner handle cable (F).
  1. Install the latch in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:
    • Make sure the actuator connector is plugged in properly, and each rod is connected securely.
    • Make sure the door locks and opens properly.
    • When reinstalling the door panel, make sure the plastic cover is installed properly and sealed around its outside perimeter to seal out water.
    • Check for water leaks.

Cable Replacement
  1. Remove the door latch.
  1. Remove the screw(s), then remove the latch protector (A).
Indonesia-produced models
Thailand-produced models

  1. Disconnect the latch cable (A) and inner handle cable (B).
  1. Install the cables in the reverse order of removal, and note these items:
    • Make sure the latch cable and inner handle cable are connected securely.
    • Make sure the door locks and opens properly.
    • When reinstalling the door panel, make sure the plastic cover is installed properly and sealed around its outside perimeter to seal out water.
    • Check for water leaks.
Indonesia-produced models
Thailand-produced models