driver side door handle of an astro van yr. 1987

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Old 04-20-02, 06:17 AM
kalbo
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driver side door handle of an astro van yr. 1987

i had recently replaced the driver side door handle of my 1987 astro van. I bought the part from the dealer. when i thought i was done, i closed the door to try it. I was not able to open it anymore. now, i am able to get into the car using the other doors. i have not re-installed the panels yet because it did not re-open. is there a way to open it again. what went wrong?
please help.

thank you very much!!!!!!

sonny f.

additional info:04-20-2002 10:30 p.m.
it was the outside door handle that i replaced. now, the door won't open at all. keys won't do it. if i pull the door handle, there is no resistance at all, nothing is felt not even a sound. the door panel were not re-installed so i can still gain access to the inside where the nuts are (if i take out the driver seat). is there something inside it that i need to press or pull or something to open the door?
 

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Old 04-20-02, 11:53 AM
Billdo49er
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Inside door handle or outside?
You may want to check and make sure you installed the linkages properly.And there is nothing binding them up.
 
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Old 04-20-02, 01:09 PM
Joe_F
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I agree with Bill.
 
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