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How do I replace the exterior door handle on a 2000 Chevy

Customer Question

How do I replace the exterior door handle on a 2000 Chevy Tracker?
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Chevy
Expert:  brownjeff replied 5 years ago.

I will attach instructions to replace the handle.

 

If you still need help just reply, if not click ACCEPT when we are done.

 

Thanks,

 

JB

 

Front Side Door Outside Handle Replacement

Removal Procedure

  1. Remove the front side door water deflector. Refer to Front Side Door Water Deflector Replacement (
  2. Open the front side door outside handle rod retainer (2) and remove the front side door outside handle rod (1) from the front side door outside handle (3).
  3. Remove the following components from the door:
  4. The 2 bolts
  5. The outside handle (3)

Installation Procedure



Notice: Refer to Fastener Notice in Cautions and Notices.

  1. Install the front side door outside handle (3) to the door. Secure the handle with the 2 bolts. Tighten the front side door outside handle bolts to 10 N.m (89 lb in).
  2. Install the front side door outside handle rod (1) to the outside handle (3). Secure the rod by closing the front side door outside handle rod retainer (2).
  3. Install the front side door water deflector. Refer to Front Side Door Water Deflector Replacement

 

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
this diagram does not look like my exterior door handle
Expert:  brownjeff replied 5 years ago.
I will opt out for another exper to help then. Not sure? I looked it up for a 2000 Chevy Tracker?
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
it is also the rear door handle not the front
Expert:  brownjeff replied 5 years ago.

That could make a difference.

 

How does this look?

 

Rear Side Door Outside Handle Replacement

Removal Procedure

  1. Remove the rear side door water deflector. Refer to Rear Side Door Water Deflector Replacement
  2. Open the rear side door outside handle rod retainer (2) and remove the rear side door outside handle rod (1) from the rear side door outside handle (3).
  3. Remove the following components from the door:
  4. The 2 bolts
  5. The outside handle (3)

Installation Procedure



Notice: Refer to Fastener Notice in Cautions and Notices.

  1. Install the rear side door outside handle (3) to the door. Secure the handle with the 2 bolts. Tighten the rear side door outside handle bolts to 10 N.m (89 lb in).
  2. Install the rear side door outside handle rod (1) to the outside handle (3). Secure the rod by closing the rear side door outside handle rod retainer (2).
  3. Install the rear side door water deflector. Refer to Rear Side Door Water Deflector Replacement

 

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
this looks exactly like the same stuff you sent me for the front door handle
Expert:  brownjeff replied 5 years ago.
? Maybe another expert can help.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
No thank you, XXXXX XXXXX you for your time.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
I took the diagram outside to look at my car and it does not look like my door handle, so I do not find the informations useful. I thanked you for your time and you couldn't help so I feel we are done.
Expert:  brownjeff replied 5 years ago.
No problem, good luck.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Thank you. According to my online banking, you received your fee for services rendered.

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