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Q: Driver's side door handle broke

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The driver's side door handle broke.

A: Hi. That’s a pretty easy fix. If it is the ...

Hi. That’s a pretty easy fix. If it is the outside handle, it will need painted, unless you buy a used one. If it is the inside, the door panel will need to be removed. If you would like this repaired, consider YourMechanic -- our mechanics can replace the door handle at the convenience of your home or office.

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