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My passenger door was slammed, and not it will not open from the inside. BUt I can openn it from the outside. How can I fix it

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  • wimbush0 Apr 24, 2010

    I have a 2001 PT cruiser and the door was slammed on the passenger side. It opens from the outside, but not the insde. What can I do to fix it and how long would it take and the price.

  • wimbush0 Apr 24, 2010

    It was very helpful thank you

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You need remove the passenger door inside panel and repair the interior acting lock mechanism.

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You will need to remove the interior door trim and reconnect the linkage from the outside door handle

However, the only way the exterior door in now inoperative is because something broke

if you are lucky you will find the little plastic connector that holds the exterior door link has broken

however, more often than not I find the door handle actually broke

you can obtain both parts at the dealer
the retaining clip is less than $5
the door handle is less than $100


let me know if you need any further assistance



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