Q: Need to replace the entry assist handle on my car

asked by on

I am disabled and rely heavily on the entry assist handle on my car. It has broken off, and is now broken into several pieces. The only reference I could find to the part was directly from Ford, and it is expensive. I consider this absurd, especially when it will just break again. Are entry assist handles universal? Replacing it with a singular piece metal handle would be ideal.

Unfortunately, no, they are not universal. The dealership is probably your only option for a replacement, unless you have something custom-made that offers more support.

Was this answer helpful?
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details
  1. Home
  2. Questions
  3. Need to replace the entry assist handle on my car

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: replaced the starter. went to connect the negative battery terminal, the starter made a whirring sound and sparked at terminal.

Electrically, there a couple scenarios that can account for this, all equally odd, but if you were not having any problems with the car's starting circuit prior to replacing the starter (i.e., just the starter motor failed) and you have...

Q: my interiro lights, headlights, radio turned off while driving

Hello, thank you for writing in. The vehicle is likely having an issue with it's charging system. The alternator and the battery will need to be tested. These can be tested in the vehicle, or bench tested at most automotive...

Q: Car smoking and smelling

If the smoke coming from the tailpipe is white and has a sort of sweet smell, it is coolant getting into the exhaust system, due to one of the engine head gaskets being blown, and leaking coolant into one of...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the...
How to Avoid Back Pain in a Car
If you have back problems, sitting in a car for an extended period of time can be excruciating. Even without back problems, you could experience discomfort and soreness from...