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What does a recliner repair service include?

Reclining chair repair involves a number of different tasks, depending on the chair’s style and problems. Your handyman will assess your recliner and recommend a solution that will restore it to working order. Here are the most common repair services (aside from upholstery repair):

Cable check/replacement

The cable is a wire that activates the reclining mechanism. It’s normally the first part of the recliner chair to break down or malfunction. Your handyman will first flip the recliner onto its front and release the locks that hold the back of the chair in place. Then they’ll open up the recliner and check the cable, which sits on the inside wall of the chair. This cable is put back into the correct position if it’s been dislodged. In some cases, the cable may need to be replaced entirely. If this happens, your repairer will dislodge the cable hook, separate it from the clips, and remove the screws from the handle to remove the entire cable mechanism. They’ll place new cable through the hole and screw it into place, feeding the cable wire through the same clips and putting the hook back into position.

Reclining mechanism

If the reclining mechanism is damaged, your handyman may recommend replacing the mechanism. To do this, they'll first flip the recliner onto its front and release the locks that hold the back of the chair in place. Then they’ll flip the chair completely upside down and remove the bolts that hold the reclining mechanism to the rail system. This gives your handyman access to the inside of the recliner chair. Next, they’ll remove the cable and bolts that hold the reclining mechanism to the footrest before securing a new reclining mechanism.

Electric recliner repair

First, your chair repairer will connect the transformer and power cord and flip the chair over to check that all the chords are connected to the motor that powers the recline. Most of the time, electric recliners stop working because a plug has become loose. If it still doesn’t work, your handyman will check all the wires and repaired them if damaged. To repair the wires, your handyman will strip them of insulation. They’ll use a soldering iron to reconnect exposed wires and protect them using a heat shrink. Alternatively, if you need your motor replaced, your handyman will disconnect the old one and reconnect a new one in its place.

Recent Recliner Repair tasks in North West Melbourne

Electric recliner repair

$150

Dallas VIC 3047, Australia

28th Aug 2022

Recliner doesn’t work ; few people hav come and checked but couldn’t fix it - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 30 August 2022

Recliner Repair

$120

Craigieburn VIC, Australia

8th Jul 2021

Back of recliner broken just falls backwards

Recliner repair

$70

Greenvale VIC 3059, Australia

1st Feb 2021

Wire from side latch to leg rest broken will not lift leg rest

I need recliner repair

$150

Hadfield VIC 3046, Australia

23rd Sep 2019

Electric recliner chair won't go up or down. No movement whatsoever

I need recliner repair

$70

Coburg North VIC 3058, Australia

17th Sep 2018

The seat has a bulge and it seems the springs have entangled

Fix recliner

$80

Keilor Park VIC 3042, Australia

10th Aug 2022

Power is plugged in but its stopped reclining - Due date: Flexible

Polite, quick, efficient and fixed my chair.

Fix recliner

$80

Gladstone Park VIC, Australia

24th Jun 2021

Hello everyone, does any one know how to find and replace broken recliner cables for these. 2 are broken 1 works fine. Attached the pic for your reference.. thanking you.

Need someone to fix recliner chair

$120

Mickleham VIC 3064, Australia

17th Oct 2020

Recliner chair not working if anyone can help fix that would be great

Repair recliner mechanism

$90

Broadmeadows VIC, Australia

3rd Mar 2019

I have a lounge with reclining seats at either end. Both mechanisms are broken and would like to see if someone can repair

Electric recliner repair

$150

Broadmeadows VIC, Australia

29th Aug 2022

Need my electric recliner fixed, foot recliner stopped working - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 30 August 2022

Recliner repair

$200

Romsey VIC, Australia

25th Sep 2021

A spring has come loose on the recliner. The recline mechanism is not working

Recliner repair

$200

Airport West VIC 3042, Australia

15th Jun 2021

Repair recliner... Spring settings

I need recliner repair

$250

Victoria, Australia

29th Oct 2019

One of my recliners seat doea not have the right leaning back part

Fix recliner

$100

Glenroy VIC, Australia

6th Jan 2019

The cable to recline the chair has snapped. Looking for someone to fix for me Thanks