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Old 10-14-2012, 05:44 PM   #1
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'86 Sovereign Lower Window Latch won't lock

Window latch handle is jammed in the open position and will not move to lock the window when the latch arm in the locking position.

Can this be removed and repaired with lubricant or will it need to be replaced?

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All I can say is, don't force it down. I broke one of them a few days ago. That little part is somewhat expensive relative to its size!
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Window latch handle is jammed in the open position and will not move to lock the window when the latch arm in the locking position.

Can this be removed and repaired with lubricant or will it need to be replaced?

Thanks
Remove it and soak it in WD-40 for a day or 2.

It's problem is that the shaft is corroded.

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Thanks for the info gmcryan and Andy.

I'll remove it and soak it in WD-40 a day or 2 as suggested.
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