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I have a 2019 veloster turbo and the door won't open from the outside. The door is unlock and I can open the door from the inside.
 

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I have a 2019 veloster turbo and the door won't open from the outside. The door is unlock and I can open the door from the inside.
The key fob has a key hidden inside. Use the physical key and then replace the battery in the fob. And, btw, welcome Adavid!
 

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I have a 2019 veloster turbo and the door won't open from the outside. The door is unlock and I can open the door from the inside.
That it can open from the inside is no indication. Put a new battery in the fob would be my first inclination.
The key fob has a key hidden inside. Use the physical key and then replace the battery in the fob. And, btw, welcome Adavid!
Guys, I believe Adavid is saying the outside door handle is broken is won't physically unlatch the door. He said it's unlocked and the inside door handle will open the door.

Adavid, can you confirm this?
 

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Sounds like a trip to the dealer
 

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I have a 2019 veloster turbo and the door won't open from the outside. The door is unlock and I can open the door from the inside.
Have you had snow/ice/freezing temps lately? I ask this because we just got hit, and though I was able to open the door when I left the house, later that morning I was not able to. Turns out some ice was preventing the handle from fully opening, ever so slightly. Same as you, was able to open from inside.

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Do you know that the drivers side door has a recall? They are replacing the handle latch because on side impacts the door will fly open. Another part is being also replaced. Your car is still under warranty and the stealership should fix it at no cost to you. I had it done to my 2019 turbo.
 

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I have a 2019 veloster turbo and the door won't open from the outside. The door is unlock and I can open the door from the inside.
That happened to mine this morning too but the temperature did dip to 22 so it may be ice related like the other posts said. I'll have to see if it occurs on another icy morning but it sure did provide me with a wake up!
 

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This just happened to me this morning. Had to open the door from inside through the passenger side. Figure it's because it's freezing out here in Michigan. I've already had the door latch recall taken care of. I should be going to the dealership in the next week for my first oil change and will get it looked at.
 

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I have a 2019 turbo ultimate and this happened to me last week. My car was in my unheated garage and outside temp was about 15F overnight. At around 12:30 pm, I could hear driver's door unlocking (so it's NOT the fob battery) but, when I pulled on the door handle, the door would not open. Tried several times. Went around to passenger side, no problem opening door, climbed across stick shift, and was easily able to push driver's door open from inside. Drove the car for about 15 minutes, got out through driver's door, closed door and tested it -- it would not re-open. Spent a couple hours in the restaurant and when I came out, I could open door normally. Temp was probably up around 25F. Have had no problems since but the temps have been a bit warmer.

But, I had this car all of the winter of 2018-2019 and we had temps down to as low as -5F and I never had this problem!

I did have the safety recall work done on the driver's door latch mechanism a few months ago and I do suspect that this new problem is related to that work. How to prove it is the question. At this point, I am waiting for it to happen again at which time I will try to drive to my dealer immediately.
 

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Some water may have gotten in the mechanism and is freezing it. Not sure if that's the case. It may just need to get warm enough for it to evaporate. Or remove the door panel and spray the mechanism with some WD-40 to displace the water and lubricate the mechanism.
 

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Have you had snow/ice/freezing temps lately? I ask this because we just got hit, and though I was able to open the door when I left the house, later that morning I was not able to. Turns out some ice was preventing the handle from fully opening, ever so slightly. Same as you, was able to open from inside.

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So like others in this thread, it turns out this wasn't the resolution for me either. I am in Michigan as well, and during the streak of cold days we had last week, each of those days I could not open the drivers door from the outside first thing in the morning. Later in the day it would work fine. This is a temperature related thing, and it's pretty darn annoying. With the warmer (~30 degree) mornings lately it hasn't been an issue.

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I am having this exact same issue! Mine worked perfectly fine UNTIL they did the recall on the door latch. Mine hasn't opened since. I have taken it back to the dealer twice. All they ever do is spray lubricant in it and tell me it is fixed, but it never has been. When I first brought it in they looked at me like I was crazy (it just happened to be working fine that morning) but when they called me to come back and get it it wouldn't open.
 

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I have a 2019 turbo ultimate and this happened to me last week. My car was in my unheated garage and outside temp was about 15F overnight. At around 12:30 pm, I could hear driver's door unlocking (so it's NOT the fob battery) but, when I pulled on the door handle, the door would not open. Tried several times. Went around to passenger side, no problem opening door, climbed across stick shift, and was easily able to push driver's door open from inside. Drove the car for about 15 minutes, got out through driver's door, closed door and tested it -- it would not re-open. Spent a couple hours in the restaurant and when I came out, I could open door normally. Temp was probably up around 25F. Have had no problems since but the temps have been a bit warmer.

But, I had this car all of the winter of 2018-2019 and we had temps down to as low as -5F and I never had this problem!

I did have the safety recall work done on the driver's door latch mechanism a few months ago and I do suspect that this new problem is related to that work. How to prove it is the question. At this point, I am waiting for it to happen again at which time I will try to drive to my dealer immediately.
Mine worked fine until the did the recall. The next day I had issues. Never had an issue before. I agree that the recall is the cause.
 

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I’m betting it’s some sort of computer glitch. Same exact thing happened to my 2019 VT a couple weeks ago. It has only happened once and it was not wet or freezing that day. Upper 40’s and sunny.
 

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I put some lock deicer in the latch and at the bottom of the window above the handle. It didn’t work immediately but the next morning it did and has worked ever since (about 4-5 days). I washed my car today and tried using an air nozzle to blow on the latch and the same spot along the window above the handle and so far so good. I’ll post if it freezes up again. It has warmed up here but is still 10*C or so below freezing.
 

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Good protection from ice in the locks is spraying some silicone spray (or WD-40) in the locks. Usually before the temps get below freezing but again during the winter as well.
 

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Good protection from ice in the locks is spraying some silicone spray (or WD-40) in the locks. Usually before the temps get below freezing but again during the winter as well.
I would like to believe the dealer would use a lubricant that won’t be affected by freezing temperatures when doing the work, but that may not be the case. I have been in contact with Hyundai over the doors not opening and was told it was a known issue that they are working on.
 

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Well, it's happened to me again -- colder weather and door unlocks (I can hear it) but when I pull on handle it won't budge. Have to climb over from passenger side and push door open from inside -- very easy to do so clearly not that the door itself is frozen in place. But, I'm over 70 years old and might have to send Hyundai my medical bills when I injure myself doing this. I had other things I had to work on that day and couldn't go into the dealer immediately. But, clearly, this intermittent problem won't go away on its own, so I will check with Hyundai and then contact dealer. Thanks, Justinut, for your post.
 

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I’m betting it’s some sort of computer glitch. Same exact thing happened to my 2019 VT a couple weeks ago. It has only happened once and it was not wet or freezing that day. Upper 40’s and sunny.
It’s been happening more. Twice since the last
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Freezing both times. Never had the issue last winter. Only since I had the recall done. Only happens when I have to park outside and locking the doors during cold weather. It’s Got to be some sort of a glitch. I need to find another stealership they will act like I don’t know what I’m talking about, keep my car for a few days and than they will tell me that they can’t find anything wrong.
 
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