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In washing my 3 for the first time, I noticed that three of the four door handles were partially loose. Not worried about them falling off, but even a glancing wipe with my wash mitt caused the three to jiggle and make a metal rattle sound.

Anyone else have this issue? Any ideas/adjustments to tighten them up please?
 

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Some disassembly required. Probably the actuator rods are either not secured or adjusted properly. Each outer handle also has a screw inside the door that secures the mounting bracket. You would need to remove the door cards to see if something is loose. I'd let the dealer sort it out.
 

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Thank you very much @arathol. I have removed many door cards, but this car is just one week old, and when it goes back to the dealer for my extra 500 mile oil/filter change (at my cost), and to have them install the Progress RSB (on my nickel too), they can open up the doors and adjust the actuators rods, tighten screws or whatever is needed under warranty.

Thanks.
 
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