where can you get a replacement rod for the latch so the door will open? the rod is missing

Jill Johnson Walsh

Asked by Aug 12, 2014 at 09:35 PM about the 2001 Ford Explorer Sport

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

The handle is in place, but the small rod on the inside that attaches to the rods in the door is missing, where can a person get a replacement rod and clips?

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Jill Johnson Walsh

Forgot, it is for the back hatch door on a 2001 Ford Explorer


It's probably to old for Ford to stock the parts so go to the local junkyard.


For stocks few parts on vehicles over ten years old. Are you sure it is not in the bottom of the door somewhere?

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