1957 Ford Fairlane 500 door locks

Asked by Feb 25, 2017 at 04:15 PM about the 1957 Ford Fairlane

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I just purchased a 1957 ford fairlane 500. I can't lock the doors. I pulled the
door panels off and the lock doesn't connect to anything. Is there something
missing. I can lock the doors from the inside but can't unlock with a key. Any
help would be appreciated.

4 Answers

56,285

If the lock does not connect to anything then a link is missing. http://restorationpartssource.com/store/Fairlane_1955_1957_Door_ Parts.htm

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
56,285

Did the link fall off? Look in the bottom of the door cavity.

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
56,285

Maybe this will help --- http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/282374559936? lpid=82&chn=ps&ul_noapp=true

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
Best Answer

Thanks

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 1957 Ford Fairlane 6 answers

    I need a ignition Keys and a title for a 57 conv, does anyone have anything sitting in their groves ?

    1957 Ford Fairlane

    -

    General

  • how can i open my trunk on my 62 ford fairlane the key wont work 3 answers

    1962 Ford Fairlane

    -

    General

  • Door lock cylinder 1 answer

    I need some help in changing my door lock cylinder on my 61 ford falcon. Thank you

    1961 Ford Falcon

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • door lock on the driver side locks by its self 1 answer

    my 1998 F150 power door lock drops down to the lock position on its own.

    1998 Ford F-150

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • door locks 7 answers

    I can lock all doors with drivers switch,but cannot unlock all doors,is this normal? Hatch works both ways,any ideas Thanks Billy

    1998 Ford Explorer 4 Dr Eddie Bauer AWD SUV

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Fairlane

Looking for a Used Fairlane in your area?

CarGurus has thousands of nationwide listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

Postal Code:

Shortcuts

Search Ford Fairlane Questions

Ford Fairlane Experts

#1 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 150
#2 F_O_R
F_O_R
Reputation 110
#3 Js08016
Js08016
Reputation 100
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Crown Victoria
13 listings starting at $4,585
Used Chevrolet Impala
46 Great Deals out of 882 listings starting at $799
Used Chevrolet Corvette
595 listings starting at $15,998