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I have 1995 Suburban. The power door locks do not lock. The

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I have 1995 Suburban. The power door locks do not lock. The switches make contact and the doors sound like they want to lock. I tried lubrication but no help. I am pretty sure the relay is bad but i don't know where it is located.
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  Matt J replied 8 years ago.

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Does the any of the locks lock from any of the door lock switches?

Customer: replied 8 years ago.
No! They all click like they want to but none actually do.
Expert:  Matt J replied 8 years ago.

Sorry for the slow reponce.


Either the door lock relay or a bad wire could cause your problem. I would say the relay is the cause but with out a few test done I can't be postive.


There is a door lock relay which is located on the drivers side under the dash to the right of the steering wheel. Below is a diagram to give you an idea on its location.



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