Introduction

Drawer runners may require adjustment because of wear or simply because they were misaligned when the unit was constructed. Adjustment is a straightforward process of reattaching the runner.

Step 1

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2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement

DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement, 2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Unscrew Runner

Unscrew the runner, ideally leaving the rear screw in place.

Step 2

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2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement

DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement, 2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Mark for New Holes

Position a level on the runner, and use an awl to mark new mounting holes.

Step 3

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2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement

DK - Do It Yourself Home Improvement, 2009 Dorling Kindersley Limited

Re-adjust Runner

Screw the runner back in place. Reposition the drawer and check for improved operation. Re-adjust if necessary.