Pull hinges up to open them. You may need something such as a wooden spoon to give you some leverage.
Place nails in holes, one on each hinge. When the hinge is open about halfway, you should see the hole. This will hold the hinge open.
Place the door 4 to 5 inches from the closed position, making sure the hinges engage the two pins in the oven.
Slowly open the oven door, making sure the hinges are engaged.
Remove the nails.
Things You Will Need
- 2 nails
- 2 shims or two 2 by 4s to use as wedges
- Some hinges will lock into place, eliminating the need for the nails.