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Can't put door back

Whirlpool self cleaning ove - with accbrake system.

Removed the door to clean inbetween the glass.  In removing the door something popped.  I clean the door and tried to put the door back but it will not go back the way it was.  It's too low and isn't fitting properly.

Can you give me some idea on how to put it back.  ???? thank you so much in advance.

JJJ

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  • Anonymous Nov 04, 2007

    model whirlpool rf367lxkq

    activated self cleaning system, door locked and would not open

  • Anonymous Dec 05, 2007

    I can not put the door back on. Everyime I try to rehook the door the springs recoil.

  • hellp-mee Dec 14, 2008

    the hinges keep snaping back into closed postion, and can't put it on

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This may help:

http://www.whirlpool.com/assets/pdfs/literature/Use%20and%20Care%20Guide%20-%203196278.pdf?PIPELINE_SESSION_ID=62e5768ec0a8503448ca0e04446c0ca5

Posted on Mar 15, 2008

  • Anonymous Mar 16, 2008

    Sorry, the link I provided earlier was too long and didn't show up completely.

    If you have your owner's manual, there are step-by-step instructions on removing the door. If you don't have it, you can probably find it online on the Whirlpool site.

    I think JJJ probably heard a pop because the spring-loaded hinges weren't locked prior to removing the door.

    I removed the door, cleaned it, and replaced it in about an hour. It wasn't an easy task, but it can be done.

    Here are the instructions:

    To Remove the Door:
    NOTE: If the door removal pins included in the
    Anti-Tip Bracket Package are not available, nails
    or screws may be used. Be careful that the length
    of the nail or screw does not damage the oven by
    chipping or scratching the porcelain surface.
    To remove:
    1. Open the door about halfway. Insert door
    removal pins into both hinge hangers. Do not
    remove them while the door is removed from
    the range.
    2. Close the door as far as the door removal pins
    will let you.
    3. Rotate the door toward the range. Lift up the
    door until it stops. Do not use the door handle to
    lift the door. Rotate the door toward the floor and
    pull it toward you.

    To Replace The Door:
    NOTE: The door removal pins you inserted must still
    be in both sides of the door.
    1. Grasp the door on the sides with your fingers on
    the front of the door and your thumbs on the
    inside surface.
    2. Rest the hinge hanger so that it is flat (at the
    bottom of the hinge hanger on the bottom of the
    front frame slot).
    3. Position the door with the hinge hanger slots
    almost parallel to the front frame.
    4. Push up and in until the hinge hanger slots
    become fastened to the range. Lower the door
    and rotate it slightly from the front to the back
    until the slots are fully fastened. The hinge
    hanger will be close to the bottom of the front
    frame slot.
    5. Pull door open about halfway and remove the
    door removal pins. Save door removal pins for
    future use.
    6. Close the door.

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