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After some freezing rain I went to open my car a few days ago and the buttons on the door handles didn't work. I tried both on the drivers side. Since then I've had to use the remote - rough, I know. Looking forward to warm enough weather to melt/dry the handles. Wondered if anyone else had experienced this.
Otherwise might have to grab the paint stripper gun to heat/dry the handles (I kid!!!).

PS: This didn't happen to the permanent roommates car, but it uses touch rather than a button so no path for water ingress.
 

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Yes, has happened a number of times this winter (Toronto area). Pretty common issue in snowy, wintery locations, from what I've seen in posts elsewhere.
 

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Happened to me 2x this week... used the remote to unlock.

I've had both types of unlock buttons... the touch/membrane type and the push-button type (like on the Bolt).
Overall the push-button type is superior... except when water works it's way in they freeze.


Yesterday when the lock push-buttons froze... the passenger side wiper froze in place too. The drive side wiper worked fine.
 

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Just be thankful we don't have flush door handles.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talbot-Lago#/media/File:1937_Talbot_Lago_T150_SS_Figoni_&_Falaschi_Teardrop_Coupe_p4.JPG

There used to be one of these, at a car museum, five miles from my parent's house...close enough for a kid on a bicycle to go over and drool on. It had flush door handles, and suicide doors. There was also a Mercedes with gullwing doors.

http://www.topcarrating.com/mercedes-benz/1954-mercedes-benz-300-sl-gullwing-6.jpg

It is interesting that all of these have come back, in an attempt to make EV's interesting to the general public. But in the real world, they don't want any of it.
 
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