Freezer Door would not stay closed after closing refridgerator dor

ApplianceFrigidaire Refrigerator


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Nutdriver

David From Cypress, TX

Sep 02, 2009

3 out of 8 people found this instruction helpful

1. Removed plastic cap on hinge by gently prying up on an edge and lifting up.
2. Removed 3 screws in the hinge, one at a time.
3. Removed hinge and broken piece in freezer door.
4. Installed new hinge: Ensure spring goes back into larger hole and the alignment pin is in the smaller hole.
5. Turn top of hinge and align all 3 holes.
6. Place screws in all holes and loosely tighten.
7. Align freezer door
8. Tighten all 3 screws while holding freezer door in alignment.
9. Replace plastic cap.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Upper Door Hinge Bracket with Closer - Left Side

Part Number: PS427398

In Stock