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Hi have a 96 Dodge Avenger and my drivers side door won't open from the outside handle, the inside handle works just fine. I've took the door panel off and replaced the plastic clip that holds the rod to the handle. Still no luck. I've tried lubricating the mechanism and still no luck. The outside handle has no resistance when trying to open. Can't really see anything else disconnected. Also now the lock mechanism will not lock either by the switch or pushing the lock over manually. Any helpful suggestions?

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SOURCE: Driver door opens from inside but not the outside

Usually have to remove inner door panel to get at it.

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SOURCE: Broken clip on tailgate handle

go to the chevy dealership for the handle and clips comes to appx. 40 dollars

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SOURCE: Broken plastic rod retainer clip

the clip comes with a new handle and are not available separate.

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SOURCE: The drivers door handle on my 2000 Hyundai atos

no just a flat blade screw driver the clip should pop off it may have a **** shell type which you pop **** shell open and pop off rod

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SOURCE: 1991 corolla door rod handle plastic clip broken

You can get inside door handle either new or used from sellers on ebay. It should be just a few dollars plus shipping. Just search ebay for "Inside door handle 1991 Toyota Corolla."

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Posted on Aug 30, 2009

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