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Doors are messed up

My vw golf 95's doors are broke.The handles i have to pull very hard on them to open the doors and sometimes the doors jst wont open,the pasenger side door outer handle is completly detachd ,i need to get it fixed asap bt havent gone to a mechanic yet because it seems like an easy job.the problem is the handles not opening the doors to b exact i must pull hard to open them please help,,thank you very much.

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If you can get to a local junk yard or you could try a parts store, and get yourself new/used (but not stretched) door handle cables. What has happened here is the cables in your door have become stretched, to the point where it takes a lot of work to open them. If a shop will do it for a reasonable price I'd go ahead and do it. If not roll up the sleeves and try not to get too frustrated because, this job is easy however it can get to be a little frustrating your first time around.

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