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Door handles broke. how can i get in the car?

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Suggest you search for lockout kit at auto parts store or hardware store, the kit contains a door jack that is used to pry door open a little at top and contains tools you can put together and reach in through opening in top of door to reach the door handle to release from inside.i've done this for a living and know it sounds bad but door wiil spring back in normal position, just do not pry the door out to far, only enough to slide a rod down the size of a coathanger. hope this helps!!

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