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1998 Sienna Back Door Latch

The back door was fozen shut the other day. I forced it a little too much and something snapped and the handle is stuck open and the door will not open. I need to get the door open and the back panel (inside) off to see what the problem is. Researching the internet indicates "take the Close Door Strap off on the inside" to begin with. I have a handle. Please help.

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I had the same problem. I found solution on internet at following link:

I purchased the back door latch from Toyota dealer for $68 + taxes and replaced according to the instruction given at the above link. It takes less than 30 minutes to replace it. Thanks to the nice people for sharing the knowledge. The dealer quoted over $300 for the same.

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