How to Open a Frozen Car Door
When winter weather gets extreme and temperatures drop, car doors tend to freeze shut because of ice forming on the door, in the doorframe, or within the locking mechanism. In all of these cases, the goal is to open the door without causing damage to the door's surface, the weather stripping around the door, or the components within the lock.
This article includes several methods that may help to unfreeze a car door safely. Some are quick and easy, while others may require some patience.