To Remove Freezer Handle:
(Handles may be easier to reverse while doors
1. Remove two screws attaching
bottom of freezer door.
2. Swing bottom of handle away from the
door and slide handle straight up and off
of dovetail button.
3. Remove screw and dovetail button and
install on other side, using the same holes
4. Self-Adhesive Nameplate Models: Use
putty knife to gently peel off nameplate
from door and reapply over old handle
I. Start with handle offset away from door.
Place top of handle over dovetail button,
swing handle into upright position and pull
downward, locking it into place.
2. Secure bottom of handle with two screws
In some models, the refrigerator
door has a
full length trim piece which continues from
the bottom of the handle to the bottom of
the door. The top of the trim attaches to the
handle bracket (Figure 1) or fits around the
base of the handle (Figure 2). An adhesive
"trim lock" is positioned about halfway down.
The bottom of the trim is held in place by
either an adhesive trim lock, or a trim lock with
two prongs inserted into a hole on the face of
I. Remove trim by gently pulling trim lock
areas out and away from door.
2. When trim is free from door, slide the
trim straight down and away from base of
For models with short handle trim, remove
by sliding trim straight down and off of