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Old 07-11-2013, 02:46 AM
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passengers door wont open inside or outside

Don't know what happened my passengers door won't open from inside or outside there doer not seem to be any tension on the door handle when I pull it from either side. Any help or DIY greatly appreciated 2003 3.0d
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Old 07-11-2013, 06:45 AM
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Sound like the door handle carrier is done. IIRC, the dealers know how to open the door and replace the handle carrier.
Here's a link to door handle carrier replacement, but you would have to get the door open first.
http://www.xoutpost.com/articles/x5/...andle-fix.html
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Old 07-11-2013, 08:29 AM
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Anyone any ideas to get the door handle open without busting the door card
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Old 07-12-2013, 03:35 PM
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Still can't get the door open the dirty yoke one problem after another with this yoke
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