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Old 12-11-2003, 10:00 AM   #1 (permalink)
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The drivers door handle will lift and feels normal but will not open the door. Before it completely stopped working it did act as though it was in a bind when lifting then it opened door. I have found some disassembly instructions for the exterior handle mechanism, but do not know what to replace. Can someone help with this????? ghead
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is it exterior handle or interior handle
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ahh yes did not read properly. what year then I can check TIS
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door handles aren't my area, but I would imagine that something was dislodged because of the binding. It could be possible that nothing is broken, but just popped out of place.
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It is the exterior of a 1995.

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