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I have a 2001 sienna le the passenger power door shuts but

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I have a 2001 sienna le the passenger power door shuts but the sensor said its open. then it beep when driving. I have gotten to shut off by messing with what looks like a latch that goes in a circler motion. Do i need to replace that latch and what is it called?
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Toyota
Expert:  tims auto repair replied 7 months ago.

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Expert:  tims auto repair replied 7 months ago.

this is a fairly common problem..

try this..

spray the latch well with WD40 lubricant,,then open and shut the door a few times,,this will most times fix this problem

thanks

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
If the wd 40 does not work what is the next option
Expert:  tims auto repair replied 7 months ago.

the switch is part of the latch mechanisim,,if that is the case,,the latch will need to be replaced,,but i think the wd40 will fix you.

thanks