Inside Door Handles May Break on Chevrolet Silverado 1500

The inside door handles are prone to breaking.

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Average mileage: 110,992 (12,000–172,000)
9 model years affected: 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, more2003, 2007, 2010, 2011, 2013
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Our company bought two 2010 Silverado pickups, just alike. Both driver side handles broke off at the inside grip with between 70 and 75k miles on them.
2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 141,000 mi,
both insid latches completly broken off
1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 112,876 mi,
Both inside and ouside handles on both doors and tailgate have had to be replaces 3 times now
inside door handle broke very easy i may say and then was told was 900 dollars to fix it. Due to bad engineering you have to replace the whole inside panel according to my gm service center.I got it out of shop and two weeks later it broke again.still have not fixed it because of the cost
The interior door handles have broken three times. Twice on the drivers side, and once on the passenger side. The first time I had the dealer fix it for $300. It lasted about 6 months. Very poorly designed.
Driver side inside door handle broke off inside door. I replaced door handle.
Driver side door handle broke off in my hand
2007 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 101,300 mi,
Door handle came off in my hand. I had to replace the entire door mechanism.
Handle broke with normal use
2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 160,000 mi,
third door handle snapped off
never had a problem with the truck some bunch of warnings came up reduced engine stabilitation etc like a bunch of things truck was posseseed almost hit by a semi and ended up hitting a pole when i tried to get out of truck the handle broke
Driver side. 1/2 year before warranty expired.
I bought new interior handles but need to get inside the door panel.
2000 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 166,000 mi,
Both inside door handles are broken. Going to order parts and fix myself
my driver inside door handle is completely broken. I need to find a mechanic in my area that will fix these kind of problems.