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Old 07-24-2014, 10:07 AM   #1
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ACE drawer removal

One of the kitchen drawers wouldn't go in all the way. I thought it was something behind like flexy plumbing getting in the way--not so. The bottom latch receiver mounted on the cabinet under the drawer was not receiving the part on the drawer. I used a screw driver to try to pry the little thingy to get it to look like the other drawers but a part with a spring came out! Now I need to remove the drawer to investigate.
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Old 07-24-2014, 10:34 AM   #2
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One of the kitchen drawers wouldn't go in all the way. I thought it was something behind like flexy plumbing getting in the way--not so. The bottom latch receiver mounted on the cabinet under the drawer was not receiving the part on the drawer. I used a screw driver to try to pry the little thingy to get it to look like the other drawers but a part with a spring came out! Now I need to remove the drawer to investigate.
Any ides?
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My top drawer did this a lot, so I changed out the reciever spring loaded thingy, it's working perfect now.
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Thanks. The problem is, also, that it's my bottom drawer so I can't access the receiver until I remove the drawer and am unsure as to how to remove the drawer.
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We have the problem with the top drawer! Bungee cord does the trick until I change the gizmo out!
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Thanks. The problem is, also, that it's my bottom drawer so I can't access the receiver until I remove the drawer and am unsure as to how to remove the drawer.
Should be a little black piece of plastic that extends from the door rail mechanism. Pull up or down on each side as your pulling the drawer out. Wish I could take a picture it's easy to do once you see it. When you reinstall make sure it remounts in the mechanism on Both Sides or the drawer will not close completely.
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Old 09-27-2014, 08:37 PM   #7
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Got the drawer(s) out.
Thanks. I was able to fix the spring thingy part but maybe only temporarily. I'll have to replace it.
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