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The bulb has gone in my fridge - how do I remove it ?

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  • nabrown21 May 27, 2011

    There seems to be a "cage" round the bulb and I can't remove it

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Not sure what type of Hotpoint fridge - but the bulb may be behind a plastic cover.

Remove the cover then unscrew the bulb.

Posted on May 27, 2011

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  • Syllamo May 27, 2011

    A cage - ok, so not a new fridge - let me go back in time - check for a screw or sometimes they were squeezed in - bringing the `teeth`on the outer edges under the metal wall - hope this helps

  • nabrown21 May 27, 2011

    Thanks - sadly I am a mere woman and this cage was put in to withstand a nuclear holocaust - I will have a bowl of porridge and try again................

  • Syllamo May 27, 2011

    Too funny.
    There is no screw holding it in? At an awkward angle perhaps?

  • Syllamo May 27, 2011

    Do you have a model number to offer?

  • nabrown21 May 27, 2011

    Unless I actually climb in the fridge - and I know I'm petite but seriously - I can't see anything holding it in - awkward angle is the understatement of the year ! Obviously designed by a man !

  • nabrown21 May 27, 2011

    Sorry Claudia Schiffer didn't leave one............

  • Syllamo May 27, 2011

    Designed by a man which could never get a model`s number ;)

  • nabrown21 May 27, 2011

    Sorry but it is Friday night and you did ask for that one !

  • Syllamo May 27, 2011

    No sorry needed, is funny. Have you muscled up yet for another try?

  • nabrown21 May 27, 2011

    Decided to "chill out" with a glass of wine instead - I'll tackle it tomorrow after my porridge - thanks for your help anyway.

  • Syllamo May 27, 2011

    Enjoy and my pleasure - hope it helps.

  • nabrown21 May 27, 2011

    I'll find out tomorrow - got a feeling it's going to be a long day............

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