My drivers side rear door will not open from the outside. Inside ok. How do I repair?

Floridagerry
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Asked by Floridagerry Aug 18, 2012 at 02:36 PM about the 1986 Lincoln Town Car

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

the outside handle will not open the back door. I took inside panel off and it appears that the rod from
the outside handle has broken the plastic clip that held it in place. I am unable to find a way to put the
lever back into the hole and secure it. Help

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Colin Rivet
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you can get those clips at any ford dealer or bodyshop.last time i bougt one was a few years back but it was around 2$.

Floridagerry
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The problem is that the lift rod has come out of the latch plate and there is not enough room to push it back into the hole. Do I need to remove the latch mechanism to repair?

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