Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Problem Report

Chevrolet 1500 Pickup Inside and/or Outside Door Handles May Break

(96 reports)

The inside and outside door handles a prone to breaking. Commonly broken handles cannot be repaired, they will require replacement.

door handle will not work from the inside passenger door. -
Inside door handle broke. The handle itself due to metal fatigue. 1st time on drivers side I paid mech to fix, by replacing whole handle assembly. 2nd time I fixed with golf tee and paintbrush handle, cost difference was 150$ I also fixed passenger side interior handle the same way. My 10 year old son gets a kick out of this. -
Passenger side, if pull the handle to hard the plastic brakes. -
inside door handle broke in half. -
Driver side interior handle breaks inside door. Metal there is too thin and replacements just break again. -
First the inside drivers door handle just broke off in my hand @ 150000 miles. Then later both drivers and passenger side door handles have broken @ 400000 miles. Fixing was not easy but was accomplished.Purchased replacement at Autozone. -
inside drivers door handle broke. bought new one at parts store installed myself pretty easy.the pins in the same door are the main problem causing the door to hang putting extra pressure when opening the door -
inside door handle, 2nd time -
Both inside handles broke within just a week or two of each other. -
Interior passenger door handle broke (behind the door panel). -
About to replace my driver's side door handle for the second time. -
Outside and inside door handles broke within about a week of each other! Go figure... Replaced both interior and exterior door handles with aftermarket units(cheap-inexpensive) -
first passenger side now driver side have to roll down windows to get out -
still broken -
Same sh*t!, replaced both w/ aftermarket -
inside handles attatched with screws -
have done both sides twice within 3 years very cheap " White Metal " product -
I replaced the interior driver's side door handle assebly (twice). -
inside door handle broke with regular use. -
My outside door handle broke, replaced it. -
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