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2002 Thermador Gas Oven door - can't get back on after removal!

Help,
Last night I removed the door to our 4 burner Thermador oven to clean it by pulling firmly up and out. Now we cannot get it back in. Does anyone know how to do this. The hinges are 2 parts - the top one long with a curved hook on the end and the lower one is the hing, shorter.
Thanks,
Lisa

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  • scootooter Jan 07, 2009

    I just purchased a new Thermador PRG366EG and we had to remove the door to move it in. Can't put the door back in. We pull down on the hinges, but while trying to put the door back in, the hinges retract. I am sure we are doing it wrong. The manual is of little help.
    Thanks for your help

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You have to get the tension off of the hinge and it will drop right in. The spring loaded arm on the door needs to be drawn back until you can (depending on the style) either lock the u-arm into the notch on the other side of the hinge, or put a small bolt through the aligning holes in the side of the hinge. Once you get the arm straightened out a bit and relieve the spring pressure, you should be able to sit it right in there. Be careful though, that spring is strong.

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