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Q: Door handles don't work

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The driver's side and passenger's side handles won't work to open car door.

A: Hello. If your door handles will not open t...

Hello. If your door handles will not open the vehicle, it may be a mechanical issue within the door handles, or perhaps even a security feature. I would recommend having a professional technician, such as one from YourMechanic, inspect the door issue, and replace the handles if necessary.

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