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Smeg A2 oven door removal and re-installation

The door was not closing fully, hanging open about 1" at the top.  My wife opened the door fully and engaged the small catches on the hinge bars, which link them together, allowing the door to be lifted away from the oven.

The springs seem strong and nothing obviously broken. 

How do we re-install the door and dissengage the retaining catches on each hinge?  It appears impossible!

Your help would be very welcome.

Regards

Andy

Posted by andypaskins on

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  • Anonymous Nov 21, 2007

    spring replacement

  • Anonymous Dec 24, 2007

    how do reinstall

  • mr_butch Feb 09, 2008

    wanting to know how to access the springs to replace them. the left door is closing, but all the way, I feel that one of the springs has broken.

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2008

    The door hinge has come out of the wheel pulley track entirely and is to the side of the wheel. Pulling the hiinge out as far as possible, I have not been able to re-set the hinge up, over and into the slot. Can I unscrew the plate of the hinge to the stove, giving me more flexibility to move the hinge - or is there something (such as a nut) holding these screws from the inside?

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I finally got my door back on, I had to wedge a butter knife in the hinge to keep it open, then I could put it back on the pins and slide the metal cover/locking thinge over it. Was a pain in the ass.
DANGdoor

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Not too common at all.Tough call ,you really can't hold the tenant at fault,replace the over priced clock and inform the tenant that the next one THEY will have to pay for.

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SOURCE: Smeg A2-2 no electricity...

check first that you have power to the appliance - open the cover over the connection box and check with a multimeter. also carefully check that the connection box is not burnt out. this is likely not a fault with the cooker but your power input

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SOURCE: Please help me!??? We have oven door hinges which

open the door all the way, unhook the little hooks. Then close the door

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SOURCE: Oven won't light or stay lit and door won't fully open

replace thromo coupling

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