Refrigerator Hinges Have Springs
According to the approximately mountain-shaped rear wing on the side of the front door, the door closing device and the approximately mountain-shaped structure on the hinge side through interference fit, and the internal structure of the device selects the spring sheet to achieve the actual effect of closing the door. In this way, when the refrigerator door is closed, it can be ensured that the refrigerator door will not pop out, and when it is opened again, because the key of the card slot has a damping effect, no additional force is required.
How to Repair a Spring Hinge
Dismantling the side-by-side refrigerator is divided into 8
Steps: 1. Remove the front cover of the feet First open the doors of the freezer and refrigerator compartments, then turn the three screws on the front cover of the feet counterclockwise to remove the front cover.
Step 2. Remove the water supply pipe of the refrigerator and unscrew the screw of the clip
Step 3. 1. Press on the fitting and pull out the water tube to remove it.
Step 4. Remove the upper hinge cover
Step 5. Remove the upper hinge cover and disconnect the left and right wires
Step 6. Remove the hinge screw and ground screw by turning them, then remove the upper hinge in the direction of the arrow. Note that the freezer door will not slide left or right during disassembly
Step 7. Carefully lift the door and remove it left and right from the lower hinge
Step 8. Lift the lower hinge from the lower hinge bracket in the direction of the arrow and remove the lower hinge left and right