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How do you get the glass off to fix the magnet?

Old 04-15-21, 04:27 PM
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How do you get the glass off to fix the magnet?

Hope some one can help, our Jeld Wen french doors with blinds between them have if course stopped working. Our problem is that the magnet has come apart from the actual part that holds the magnet and is stuck in the corner. We canít find a magnet strong enough to pull the magnet out of the corner. Is there away to take the glass out? The doors donít have the frame where itís easy to get the glass out please help as the manf. Hasnít been

any help at all
Old 04-15-21, 07:58 PM
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Can't tell much from extreme closeups, but in all cases when you have blinds or magnets between the glass, there is no way to get to or repair the parts between the glass. The glass must be replaced with a new insulating glass unit with blinds (obtained through the manufacturer), or, alternatively the entire door slab can be replaced. In some cases it might just be more feasible to get an entirely new door.

To get your IGU out, you remove the snap in glazing stops that surround the interior of the glass, then you cut the glazing on the exterior side of the door, while holding the glass with suction cups. Then once it is cut free, you remove it from the inside.

You would not remove the old one unless you had a new one ready and waiting to put back in.

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