door handle on 2000 BMW 328Ci

drivers side door is very hard to open from outside, normal to open from inside. when you pull the handle the window does not drop down, it does from the inside what is the fix for this?

by in Enumclaw, WA on June 04, 2011
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1 answer
ANSWER by , June 06, 2011
you will need to replace the outer door handle assembly. this is done from the inside and will require first removing the inside door panel. the spaces inside the door are very confined; this is a job better left to a reputable local shop.