Easy Repair: The Garage Door Wheel Milpitas
As it turns out there are few items on the garage door that are as simple and quick to repair as the garage door wheel Milpitas. The wheel comprises the little round pieces that allow the garage door to glide up and down along its track. The garage door wheel is also fairly inexpensive to purchase, making it one of the best first projects when learning about garage door repair.
The most complicated part of the process is bracing the garage door with wood underneath it. It will support the garage door and keep it open for you while you work. Next up you will want to remove the old hardware that keeps the wheel in place. If the nuts will not come loose, then use spray oil to help loosen them.
From there, the hole set of hardware should come loose very easily. When installing the new bolts you may have to make new holes through the door. If not, you may be able to use the existing hardware effectively.
Size up the new hardware, and then you are ready to take the new bolts and hammer them in through from the out-side portion of the door. Put the wheel within the new bracket and position it into the track. Once the wheel is correctly in position, tighten the bracket.
In the case of a garage door wheel Milpitas everything is balanced and counterbalanced. So, when you are done replacing the wheels on one side, replace them on the other side too.
From there, you may want to check on the shape of the rest of the door and its hardware. It could be that the springs need to be lubricated to keep them working well. And, perhaps the cable is looking a little rough too. Be thorough.