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Door hinge adjustment to LG Dishwasher

I have an LG dishwasher - LDS5811BB.  The door hinge needs adjustment.  LG won't tell me how to do the adjustment.  Any clue how to arrange this ?

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There is no adjustment to the door hinges. If your hinges are failing they will need to be replaced.

Posted on Jan 18, 2009

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