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Breakthecycle2 05-31-2011 11:42 AM

How do you remove these window handles?
 
They don't go underneath the frame, the kind of "Plug into" the frame. I just can't seem to get them off after unscrewing the two screws.

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sixeightten 05-31-2011 11:50 AM

If you rotate it halfway, there is a small screw in the handle

Breakthecycle2 05-31-2011 11:52 AM

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Originally Posted by sixeightten (Post 658463)
If you rotate it halfway, there is a small screw in the handle

Sorry, I meant to include that. I got the screw and the handle off, but for some reason, it won't pull off.

sixeightten 05-31-2011 11:53 AM

It may be jusTap it a few times with a hammer and see if that loosens it. Then just grab it and pull while wiggling it.

Breakthecycle2 05-31-2011 11:55 AM

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Originally Posted by sixeightten (Post 658468)
It may be jusTap it a few times with a hammer and see if that loosens it. Then just grab it and pull while wiggling it.

I will try that and report back. Thanks!

Breakthecycle2 05-31-2011 02:43 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by sixeightten (Post 658468)
It may be jusTap it a few times with a hammer and see if that loosens it. Then just grab it and pull while wiggling it.

Worked great! thanks!


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