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Old 08-13-2004, 08:08 PM   #1
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Dumb door handles.........

How do I take the entire door handles off. I pryed the door handle plastic piece which exposed the interior of the handle. Then I located the two bolts, which came loose when I unscrewd them, and then, nothing, the handle wouldnt move. I want to paint the backside of the handle, but I need to take it off to do this. AHhhhhhhhh, what must I do not to break it and to get it off????????? Let me know!


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Just guessing but you might have to go though from the inside of the door. I am sure the linkage is connected to the back of the handle 'inside' the door. Remove the interior door panel and see what's happenning back there.... that is what I would do next....
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Old 08-13-2004, 10:19 PM   #3
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Search for the Tribute door handle post, detailed instructions are posted there.
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Search for the Tribute door handle post, detailed instructions are posted there.
since he posted in the interior chat, i would assume he is removing the interior handles... how much help would the tribute handle how-to be?
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To get the interior or exterior handle off the door panel has to come off first. The Tribute door handle post has detailed instructions on getting off the door panel. Then its pretty easy to see how to get the interior handle off.
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ahh, that makes sense, thank you.

also, for how to get off the door panal, check out the how-to on replacing speakers in the audio forum. i dont know how it compares to the tribute door handle how-to, but it is another resource to use if you need it.
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