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How do I replace an exterior car door handle 1992 Corolla

I've bought the external door handle parts but was wondering whether there were any tips to do the job?

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  • yadayada
    yadayada May 11, 2010

    no tips just removing parts.

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If you remove the inner door panel of the door there will be plastic weather shield covering most of the door. Use a hair dryer or heat gun to heat the weather shield up and slowly peel it away. There will be 2 (10mm I believe) bolts on the inside of the door panel to release the handle (have someone catch it from the other side). To re-install simply connect he handle rod and 2 bolts then place the door panel back on and your done. A word of advice is be gentle with the door panel so not to damage the door pins or crack the plastic. Taking your time can be fun when learning a car ;).

Posted on Aug 17, 2008

pippall
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SOURCE: Is it easy to replace the exterior door handles on

Yes just remove the door pannel and undo the bolts holding the handle on and unclip the rod to the door lock.and replace.

Posted on Dec 29, 2009

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