The outside door handles are prone to breaking—all doors are affected by this condition.
Car Problem Reports
GMC Safari Outside Door Handles May Break
GMC Safari Problem
Average Mileage: 142,808 mi (11,200 mi - 216,000 mi)
Visitor, 1993 GMC Safari, 105,000 mi
all door handle have problems/are broken
Visitor, 1994 GMC Safari, 185,925 mi
the door handle on my 1994gmc safari broke for the third time, i replaced it every time is there somthing wrong with these handles? they were all made in taiwan
Visitor, 2002 GMC Safari
Drivers side door handle broke.
Visitor, 1998 GMC Safari, 200,000 mi
Driver side broke 2 times already. Passenger side linkage falls off. Can't unlock or lock with key on passenger side.
Visitor, 2000 GMC Safari, 140,000 mi
both front handles have broken - the metal plate with the bolts cracked half way between the bolts on both the driver and passenger side front doors.
Visitor, 1995 GMC Safari, 165,000 mi
out side door handler is broken and need repair what i need to do to fix it.
Visitor, 2001 GMC Safari
all door handles broken
Visitor, 1999 GMC Safari, 216,000 mi
My door handles are very loose and the driver side door handle broke off
Visitor, 2003 GMC Safari, 39,000 mi
roll pin fell out of handle assembly. replaced handle
Visitor, 2000 GMC Safari, 160,000 mi
The driver's outside door handle started to pull away from the door but still worked if you were gentle. I bought a replacement, but am still trying to figure out how to get the old one out.