815 / 816 Door Hinge Adjustment Instructions

Vertical And Horizontal Adjustment For 815 and 816 Hinge.

Each hinge has both a Vertical and Horizontal adjustment. Hinges are Handed Left Hand & Right Hand. Click on links below to order.

To determine handing: Match up your existing hinge to picture on website.

Link: Order Left Hand Hinge # 815

Link: Order Right Hand Hinge # 816

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815-Adjustment

 

Step 1: Before you adjust the hinges. You need to remove the weight of the door panel off of the hinges. By having someone lifting the door panel up and/or shimming below the door panel to keep weight off hinges as you adjust them – follow instructions below on how to Lower or  Raise and Adjust Horizontally.

Step 2: Once you make an adjustment let the weight of the door panel back onto hinges by letting go of the panel or remove any shimming so weight of panel is back onto the hinges. Operate panel to see if more adjustment is needed. If you need to adjust again you will have to repeat step 1 above.

To Lower Door:

  1. Turn “V” screw on top and middle hinges counter clockwise until its stops
  2. Now slowly turn “V” screw on bottom hinge, counter clockwise to lower door to desired position. Close door and check for alignment.
  3. When door is properly aligned turn “V” screw on top and middle hinge clockwise until its snug. Aprox. same position as “V” screw on bottom hinge.
  4. Adjustment Complete

To Raise Door:

  1. Turn “V” screw clockwise on bottom hinge until door raises to desired position. Close door and check alignment.
  2. Now turn “V” screw clockwise on top and middle hinge until screw is snug. Approx. same position as screw on bottom hinge.
  3. Adjustment Complete

To Adjust Door Horizontally:

Turning the “H” screw clockwise will move the door away from the hinged jamb

Turning the “H” screw counter clockwise will move the door closer to the hinged jamb.

All three hinges may require adjustment to achieve proper horizontal alignment.

If door keeps falling out of alignment new hinges are needed. Click on link below to order.

Link: Order Left Hand Hinge # 815

Link: Order Right Hand Hinge # 816

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