Position the door window as needed for service.
Remove the front door trim panel. Refer to Front Side Door Trim Panel Replacement .
Remove the water deflector. Refer to Front Side Door Water Deflector Replacement .
Front Side Door Lock Rod Retaining Clip
Remove the rubber grommet to access the bolts.
Plug in the window switch and raise the window.
Release the handle lock rod from the door lock.
Release the door handle lock cylinder rod.
Front Side Door Outside Handle Lock Rod
Front Side Door Outside Handle Bolt (Qty: 2)
Notice: Refer to Fastener Notice in the Preface section.
9 N m (80 lb in)
Front Side Door Outside Handle
Transfer the handle lock rod to the new handle.