The exterior door handles may break requiring replacement.Google+
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Mitsubishi Eclipse Exterior Door Handle May Break
Mitsubishi Eclipse Problem
Average Mileage: 112,000 mi (10,000 mi - 157,000 mi)
Door handle on passenger door broke off when trying to open it.
Visitor, 1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse
I have owned my Eclipse for 4 years and have had to replace the outside doorhandles 3 times on driveside and twice on passenger. My husband told me to be gentle on them when opening them because I didn't know my own strength. I must be superwoman or something for them to break this many times. lol
Visitor, 1999 Mitsubishi Eclipse, 155,000 mi
The exterior door handles may break requiring replacement,found replacement part on ebay for $7.99, installed the new door handle.
Visitor, 1999 Mitsubishi Eclipse, 130,000 mi
They break on all them! There is a repair kit on ebay!!! SAVED ME!!!