How to change a Static Caravan Door Hinge

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This is our step by step guide on how to change a Static Caravan Door Hinge including pictures.
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Choosing the right hinge

You will need to make sure you buy the correct door hinge, you can have either left or right hand. Please consult or guide on choosing the correct door hinge.
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Tools for the job!

You will need the following:
Power Driver
Hammer
Chisel
Rivet Gun & Rivets
4mm Drill bit and PZ2 bit for Driver
Door Hinge
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Beginning

Open door and secure into door catch.

Select one hinge at a time to replace.

Unscrew screws
Removing rivets
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Removing rivets

Rivets

Drill out rivets on door frame.

Sometimes a hammer and chisel is required to remove the head of the rivet.
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After Drilling



Removing old hinge
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Removing old hinge

Removing Hinge

The best way to remove the hinge is to close the door and reopen.

This will bring both half of the hinge together and make it easier to remove.

You may need to tap with hammer to remove.
Placing hinge
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Placing hinge

First section

Place the door section against the door and push into groves in the door, a tap with a hammer may be required to set hinge.
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Hinge in place

When the hinge sits in the groves it will not move and you know its in the correct place.
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Align top hinge.

Place second part of the and gentle tap with hammer until all holes line up.
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Screws

Use the existing screws and screw in top half.
Adding the screws
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Adding the screws

Screws part 2

Screw in third screw to door frame.
Rivets
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Rivets

Rivet Gun

Use the rivet gun and rivets and fix the bottom half of the hinge.
Finished install
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Finished install

Finished

Job completed.
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