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2000 ford explorer door handle

I'm changing the exterior door handle on my 2000 ford explorer and I can't figure out how to remove the bolts holding it on?

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  • kelshaw2003 Jul 20, 2008

    Only found two(2) screws near the door handle area. No other screws are visible/

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    The little spring like clips broke on my exterior door handle on my 2000 explorer sport. Can you buy just those little clips? My door handle in painted the same color as my vehicle or I would just buy a new one with the snap clips. Do you know what that part is actually called? Thanks for the help!

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I assume you mean the drivers door. You need to remove the door panel and there are two nuts on the inside holding it on.The door panel has three retaining screws and you need to locate and remove. You then slide the door panel up and then remove it.DON'T pry the panel out you will break it.One screw is on the bottom of the panel. You should see that one. The other ones are under the door switch area and the inside door handle trim.Some have one under the remote mirror trim but not likely.That should give you access to the door handle nuts. Good Luck and I hope this helps you. Thanks Dan

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