Find Auto Parts

Ford Ford Fusion

Search for Door Handles

Loading ...

DIY - How To Replace Your 2006-2012 Ford Fusion Interior Door Handle

Step 1: Gather the tools and parts you will need.

#20 torx head screwdriver, "U" blade door panel remover, and 7mm socket.
These tools can be found at your local Auto Parts store.

Parts: Pick the 2006 to 2012 Fusion door handle application(s) that you need.

Interior FRONT Door Handle
- - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Interior FRONT Door Handle
- - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Interior REAR Door Handle
- - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Interior REAR Door Handle

Step 2: Remove the cover on the door handle trim and remove the torx head screw.

Step 2: Remove torx screw

Step 3: Remove the bolt inside the door pull that holds the trim for the window and mirror switches.

Step 3: Remove inside door pull bolt

Step 4: Lift the door pull and window switch trim from the door panel.

Step 4: Lift window switch trim from door panel

Step 5: Carefully unplug the window and mirror switches, or remove the trim.
This how-to removes the trim.

Step 5: Unplug switches or remove trim

Step 6: Carefully unplug the lock switch from the door handle trim.

Step 6: Unplug lock switch from door handle trim

Step 7: Carefully remove the door panel using a door panel remover. Clips are spread around the door panel, including the top. Roll down the window for easier access.
The number of clips used varies by model year.
Be very careful with your clips for they may break.

Step 7: Remove the door panel

Step 7a: Door Panel Removed.

Step 7a: Door Panel Removed

Step 8: Remove the single bolt that holds the door handle in place.

Step 8: Remove the bolt that holds the handle in place

Step 9: Remove the lock cable from the door handle
The lock must be in the UNLOCK position to do so.

Step 9: Remove the lock cable from the door handle

Step 10: Place the lock cable into the new handle.
The lock must be in the UNLOCK position to do so.

Step 11: Put the door back together in the reverse order and enjoy your new door handle.

The information, material, advice, or other linked or recommended resources contained in this how-to is for instructional use only. Reliance shall be at your sole risk. and Group1Automotive assume no responsibility for any errors, omissions, or any consequential, incidental or direct damages arising to the use of the information provided.

Users of this website are encouraged to confirm information received with other sources, including their local automotive dealers and mechanics, and to seek qualified advice if embarking on any actions that could carry personal or organizational liabilities.