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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 South Moreton Bay

Repair recliner lounge

$160

Arana Hills QLD, Australia

19th Sep 2021

3 chairs from my lounge do not recline anymore. 1 x "armchair" and 2x armless ones where the handles have broken off.

I need recliner repair

$100

Ferny Hills QLD 4055, Australia

12th Sep 2020

chair does not retract properly. Possible broken bracket underneath.

I need recliner repair

$70

Kallangur QLD 4503, Australia

14th Sep 2019

My recliner chair won’t recline when lever is used on the side of chair. Guessing inside cable has broken or come loose?

Fix recliner chair

$50

Kallangur QLD 4503, Australia

4th Jun 2021

My recliner pull lever is not working, Need someone to fix.

I need recliner repair

$170

North Lakes QLD 4509, Australia

27th Aug 2020

A lazy boy recliner had a large person trip onto the edge of the extended foot support And break and bend the extension arm and connection under the footrest. It now drops and is not properly supported.

I need recliner repair

$80

Griffin QLD, Australia

7th Sep 2019

The electrical lift mechanism gets stuck ? ? ? Control gets stuck.. pensioner needing it fixed

Repair recliner

$50

Bridgeman Downs QLD 4035, Australia

30th Sep 2021

recliner foot rest is bent

Recliner Repair

$80

Kallangur QLD, Australia

19th Oct 2020

Once Reclined, the recliner wont close whilst you're sitting on it. Something underneath might be bent or something, not sure. Would be a great help if someone who knows what they're doing could please repair for me.

Recliner repair

$100

Albany Creek QLD, Australia

12th Jan 2020

reclining arm is bent and now it won't click back into position. Only clicks back in position if i tip the chair 90° onto its back and apply force. Favorite chair and really need it fixed

Got my chair going again! Legend

Fix recliner leg rest

$50

Warner QLD, Australia

4th Aug 2018

2 recliners. one leg rest won’t go down and one won’t go up. probably needs a new cable. was told they use bicycle cables.