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I lifted it by its door and its came off, not broke though

My partner thought he was he-man and tried lifting our oven that was being moved at the time by its door, you guessed it, the door has now come off as he would not be patient and weight for his friend to help carry it.

please help, it is not broke but we cannot figure out how it goes back on.

or who wqould we contact and how much would this cost as i want to sell it now on ebay as i have a new one ordered.

kind regards
Carley

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Ok wht you have to do is grab the hinge with pliers or your hand and fold the hinge to the open position,carefull this hinge has some pressure to it and you dont want to pinch your skin ,once the hinge is open,you want to take a screw or strong nail and stick it thru the hole that is between the top of the hinge and bottom in the center put the nail thru the hole and let the hinge close slow i,it will hold the hinge 3/4 open,now hook the door on it will be 3/4 open once you feel it latch on the door open the door all the way pull the nails out and close the door ,it takes a little practice but youll get it remember to use the nail to hold the hinge open,youll see the hole on the hinge

Posted on Jul 09, 2008

  • derek martin Jul 09, 2008

    I work at an apartment complex and when my cleaner cleans my ovens he does this to me all the time as he tries to move the oven to clean behind

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