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Old 10-19-2019, 09:37 AM   #1
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Noisy cabinet springs

Has anyone encountered flipper cabinet springs that become very noisy? The hinge springs on our cabinet above the kitchen sink make a lot of noise when opening or closing the cabinet door. It’s a really loud and annoying “boing” sound. The springs and the hinges don’t appear to be rusted or corroded. I tried adjusting the spring tension, and that helped for a while, but the same noise soon came back.

None of our other cabinet springs make any noise.

Any ideas?

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Old 10-19-2019, 11:01 AM   #2
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I got the same problem. Just came on the last couple of months. I was thinking of spraying some lubricant on them, maybe some silicon spray... works on door hinges at the house.

Hopefully the hive mind has a tried and tested solution..

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We’ve had the same squeaking issue. I sprayed them lightly with a silicone lubricant. That works for a few months, then repeat.
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