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A friend owns a 1990 Chevy Astro the drivers out side door handle wont open the door,but the inside handle does, I will need to travel to help this needy friend and would like to be as prepared as possible, I ordered a replacement outside drivers door handle and is this a fairly simple fix or are special tools required. is there a step by step process for this replacement.

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I believe there are only 2 - 10mm head nuts holding it in. bring long-nosed pliers, there's a spring clip and it's close quarters in there.

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