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Old 12th June 2018, 05:13 PM   #1
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Default Sticking Door Handle Sure Fix.

Just wanted to share this tip with everyone.

I put up with a clunky/sticking door handle for years.

I tried tightening the soon to be mentioned bolt as suggested on YT but it didn't

work.

Then I got told to try this........... it works perfectly now.

Edit...... Link here too.... https://youtu.be/ZDiHpo_rk1Q


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Old 12th June 2018, 11:29 PM   #2
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What cured it?
Link doesn’t work fir me?
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Old 13th June 2018, 06:12 PM   #3
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Top tip, cheers. Just tried it and it worked a treat.
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Old 13th June 2018, 09:24 PM   #4
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I cant see the tip but hae sticking handles.. what do you need to do to sort it?
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Ok, but WHY does it work?
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Old 14th June 2018, 08:42 AM   #6
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What cured it?
Link doesn’t work fir me?
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Ok, but WHY does it work?
Edited above so 2 links types available now.

You need to remove the rubber grommet on the side of the door.

Loosen the 4mm bolt CLOCKWISE.

ONLY 3/4 TURN THE BOLT.

Spray door mechanics with WD40.

Pull the handle 3 or 4 times.

And re tighten the bolt.

It's the pulling the handle 3 or 4 times WHILST the 4mm bolt is lose which is

the golden bit of the tip.
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Old 14th June 2018, 09:42 AM   #7
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Excellent, thanks for sharing
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Old 15th June 2018, 08:26 PM   #8
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Worked a treat, thanks
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Old 15th June 2018, 08:33 PM   #9
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Is the fix different on the passenger side ?
i.e. Loosen ANTI-CLOCKWISE.
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Old 15th June 2018, 08:42 PM   #10
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