has anyone else had trouble with the outside door handles breaking(the actual"metal" on 1996 Lincoln Mark VIII

I have had this happen three times on drivers side and replaced(expensive) now the one on the passengers side has broken..what's up with this crappy "metal"..thanks for your comments

Asked by for the 1996 Lincoln Mark VIII
Yes, this is quite common with the Mark VIII. Replacing the handle is the only solution. Unfortunately - it is what it is.