You will need
- - screwdrivers (regular and curly).
Make sure that the door of your fridge can be moved. Inspect the refrigerator. You should find the plastic plugs that are designed for mounting handles and a swivel hinge located on the door. On the body of the refrigerator also needs to be fixing.
Unplug the refrigerator from the power supply, to protect yourself from shock electrocution.
Clear the refrigerator of all products and remove the shelves.
Remove the door handle.
Remove the plugs from the door using a flathead screwdriver.
Unscrew the mounting from the refrigerator, holding the door.
Carefully remove the fridge door.
Unscrew from door pivoting hinges. On the opposite side of the door remove the plugs holes for the hinges.
Screw the hinges to the opposite side of the door, a mirror to the previous position.
Find plugs under the turning loop on the left side of the refrigerator body. Take them out, then move in a hole on the right side that were used previously.
Hang the door to the fridge, screw loop. Adjust it if necessary.
For hanging doors of some models of refrigerators "Indesit" additional parts are required. For example, sometimes you need other loop. They are supplied with the device. Before you start the reinstallation, check the manual of the refrigerator and make sure you have such details.
Some models of refrigerators after the reweighing require a reinstall of the opening sensor of the door. It is stated in the instruction manual. To reinstall the sensor there are special mounting holes on the opposite side.
Advice 2: How outweigh the refrigerator door
As a rule, the doors fridge hinged on the right side. It is convenient in most cases. But what if the layout of the kitchen is that the refrigerator door with the right hitch to access is inconvenient or even impossible? The only option is to outweigh the door of the refrigerator on the opposite side. Fortunately, the opportunity lies in most modern refrigerators.
You will need
- - a regular and a notched screwdriver
- - for certain types of refrigerators additionally wrench No. 8 or No. 10
First of all, make sure your fridge is the possibility of replacing the doors. This is evidenced by the plastic plugs for attaching the handle and turning the loops on the side of the door, opposite the one on which they hung, and on the body of the refrigerator. If necessary, additional details provided by the manufacturer, when moving the door make sure them in the package prior to installation.
Unplug the refrigerator, loosen the shelves on the door, and remove them at installation time. Remove the door handle and set aside. In the presence of caps on the bolts securing the door, carefully remove them with a flat screwdriver. Holding the door, Unscrew the fastening of the door from the refrigerator. Remove the door and carefully place it on the floor.
Remove the turning loop from the door. Remove the plugs holes for the hinges on the opposite side of the door and install them in the holes, which were the mounting bolts before.
Then, if in order to outweigh the refrigerator door, the manufacturer provides the same loops, fasten it to the door mirror opposite of their previous position. If the opposite of hitch, there are other details, refer to the instruction manual.
Locate the cooling body stub for mounting the swivel loops on the left side of the refrigerator. Remove them and move to used to this hole on the right side. Lift up the door, set it against the fridge and screw the hinges, starting at the top. If necessary, adjust them.
Install to the new location door handle.
Note: in some models of refrigerators after the hanging doors also required the reinstallation of a sensor opening the doors. It also needs to be provided with mounting holes opposite the current position of the sensor side.
Advice 3: How outweigh the refrigerator door
In most cases, the handle of the refrigerator door is on the right side. Because this location optimally. But if there is a need outweigh the refrigerator door, make it at home is not difficult.
For a start, you should ensure that this refrigerator provides perenoske doors. In this equipment on the opposite side must be installed plugs swivel loops. Before the work is to verify the availability of all necessary parts to dismantle refrigerator door.
First, you must unplug the refrigerator. Remove all shelves from the inside of the door. Remove handle and set it aside. Next, using a screwdriver or knife remove the plugs from the holder and Unscrew the door.
Then remove the turning loop. But before outweigh the refrigerator door, it is necessary to outweigh it hinges on the other side. There are times when they go a set further. If they were not, then the hinges are installed on the opposite side of the mirror. Then screw the door to a new place, starting from the top loops.
Installing the door to a new place, put the handle and plugs to their former places. Most importantly, do not forget to check the sensor of opening the door prior to installation. You may have to change his location. During the installation process, you should immediately adjust the position of the door.
To adjust you need to loosen the lower bolts and upper mounts. Next, let's see which of these parts is loose. In case the top, remove the pad and use the shoulder press and fasten the door until it stops. And tighten the screw. The same actions produce and with the lower part.
If threaded connections are a little loose, should outweigh the door on the opposite side. That will allow you to get rid of repair of this refrigerator. In the case where the design will not allow you to change the position of the door, you will have to use a steel plate. To do this you need to fix the plate on the damaged plane door. Then make holes for the axes of the bracket, install the door and adjust it.
Adjust refrigerator door is not a main task, as after all the work you should check the density of its attraction. For this you will need to insert a plain sheet of paper between the gasket and the refrigerator, I closed the door. The seal must firmly hold the sheet. If the sheet will slide by its own weight, this means that the crack was formed. It is quite possible that you will have to be changed for another and a rubber gasket.