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Door handle loose on 10656542400 kenmore

The door handle is seperating from the door and is loose. How can I correct this?
I too can see the clips and screws, but I can't seem to get to them. I don't see the caps, but maybe I don't understand the location as someone described earlier.

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The solution on the Kenmore 56822 turned out to be very simple:
With the door closed, pull up on the door handle (requires some force). The door handle will slide up, and once it is up, it can be removed by carefully pulling it off of the door. Then the screws holding the mounting lug can be tightened. Place the handle back on the door, and slide it down, and voila, no more loose handle. I am going to put some LockTite on the screw on mine to ensure that it stays tight.

Posted on Dec 26, 2008

  • srschmal Dec 26, 2008

    You will need a Torx Driver (size T-20) to tighten the screw.

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