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Want to change the drivers door lock activator on 2001 c180…

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Want to change the drivers door lock activator on 2001 c180 but have noticed there is a second wire coming from control box and it is going to the door latch near the key .....is this a sensor and if it is damaged on outside will activator work

Mechanic's Assistant: Which particular sensor are you asking about? And have any trouble codes been triggered?

No it is suddering when you try to open it

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model of your '01 Mercedes?

Have sourced asecond hand activator

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your vehicle yourself? What have you tried so far?

But it look o like someone has tried to pry the little square next to the key and damaged itr

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

C180 sedan

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AU Auto Mechanic: Merc320, Technician replied 11 months ago
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Hi my name is ***** ***** am here to assist you.

Fit the second hand activator and should work just fine.

The shuddering is the activator faulty unit.

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