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How to fit spring housings

You have 2 spring housings, 1 left, 1 right.

Left Housing

(Top lug on Left)              

        

 

Right Housing

(Top lug on Right)  

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Insert the spring housings, complete with spring
and cam, into the respective holes in the side of the cabinet making sure that the housings are facing downward

Note

When you insert the spring and cam back into the spring housings, the spring with the red or green paint goes in the left housing

    

With spring housings inserted into wall, refit door in the closed position, Slightly open and close the door a few times making sure that the cross members meet up. Then move the spring housings back into their original position until the lug on the housings refits back into small hole in cabinet wall. You may need a screwdriver to push them in the last few centimeters.

                               

 How to remove freezer door from Dometic/ Electrolux RV Refrigerators

 

                                                  

  

Using 2 flat screwdrivers, with the top screwdriver, insert between the freezer door and the spring housing and prise door over to left side. With bottom screwdriver, push spring and cam into cabinet wall, remove top screwdriver, which then will then allow you to pull freezer door forward.

 To refit freezer door

 

    

 With spring housings inserted into wall, refit door in the closed position, Slightly open and close the door

a few times making sure that the cross members meet up. Then move the spring housings back into their

original position until the lug on the housings refits back into small hole in cabinet wall. You may need a screwdriver to push them in the last few centimeters.

 

Click on a Link below to see our video of this procedure on YouTube

Fitting Dometic and Electrolux Freezer Spring Housings