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You commented on your door handle breaking (made in china) and you made one out of steele .How did you do this . thatis my problem(broken handle 2) how to replace door latch cable 1995 ford F150 xlt w/ Electric windows and door locks Arnie

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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Well I didnt answer your first question .. do you remember the expert that did, reply with his name and I'll post it where he can find it..

To make a handle out of steel.. well I can think of 2 ways

1.) u need a piece of Flat 1/8 or 1/6 steel bar
2.) cut the basic shape out
3.) weld the parts together (dont forget the inner piece)
4.) bore holes
5.) attach,,

The Second way is to get a machine shop to fabricate it out of aluminum..

But why dont you just go to a scrap yard and get a replacement ?? Several models even different vehicles basically use similar components. If u tahe the old one with you and a picture I'm sure you would get a proper replacement and Cheaper that actually making one!!..
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