Hyundai Elantra: With the door lock button - Operating door locks from inside the vehicle - Door locks - Features of your vehicle - Hyundai Elantra MD 2010-2015 Owners manualHyundai Elantra: With the door lock button

  • To unlock a door, push the door lock button (1) to the Unlock position. The red mark (2) on the button will be visible.
  • To lock a door, push the door lock button (1) to the Lock position. If the door is locked properly, the red mark (2) on the button will not be visible.
  • To open a door, pull the door handle (3) outward.
  • If the inner door handle on either front door is pulled when the door lock button is in the locked position, the door will unlock and open.
  • Front door cannot be locked if the ignition key is in the ignition switch and the door is open.
  • A door cannot be locked if the smart key is in the vehicle and any door is open.

- Door lock malfunctionWARNING - Door lock malfunction

If a power door lock ever fails to function while you are in the vehicle, try one or more of the following techniques to exit:

  • Operate the door unlock feature repeatedly (both electronic and manual) while simultaneously pulling on the door handle.
  • Operate the other door locks and handles, front and rear.
  • Lower a front window and use the key to unlock the door from outside.