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Godluvsugly 03-30-2010 06:14 PM

Internal Door handle broken
 
hi guys so today i went to open my 2001 wrangler (full doors) from the inside, and it wouldn't open the door, i had to open the window and open it from the outside... any advice on the problem?

oranjeep 03-30-2010 06:27 PM

More often than not, the connecting rods are held in place by plastic clips. They dry up and break. It's a very simple fix once you take off the door panel and look around. That's not to say something else may have gone wrong with yours, but start simple and work your way up. :wavey:

Godluvsugly 03-30-2010 07:47 PM

Fixed
 
thanks for your help, i was able to take of the door panel (with help from this post http://www.wranglerforum.com/f5/how-...ors-45442.html) and it was the clips, i was able to get it back together and everything works fine!

s3nt3nc3d 03-30-2010 09:38 PM

I knew all that trouble I went through replacing my door handles would prove to be worthwhile...lol

YjfromTj 04-16-2010 12:05 PM

Hi all, had this problem just this week... the plastic clip, holding the door rod in place broke.... so now my driver's side door handle wont work...anybody here know were i can get replacing plastic clips...looked on the web, cant find it... only solution is to go and look for them at a Auto-Junk Yard ... any help would be great

ZZR_JOE 04-16-2010 12:48 PM

Autozone carries them. They are with the Help brand items and come in a multi pack for about $3.50. Other auto parts stores should carry them as well.


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