Note: This is a general guide for all vehicles.
How to Replace a Door Handle
Always wear safety glasses when working on your vehicle. Wear other personal protective equipment (PPE) when necessary, for example latex gloves or closed toe shoes.
With the window fully up, remove the interior door handle, window handle(if applicable) and switches.
Using a panel removal tool, remove the door panel.
Remove the vapor barrier just enough to access the back of the exterior door handle.
Remove the door handle mounting bolts and disconnect the actuator rod. Remove the exterior door handle.
Install the new door handle. Attach the actuator rod and tighten the mounting bolts.
Re-install the vapor barrier.
Re-install the door trim panel, interior handles, and switches.
Test the door handle for proper operation.
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