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Black powder on hinges

Posted by Moderator, Steve on May 2nd, 2002 10:19 PM
In reply to Help with door hinges and bathroom sink by Lisa on May 2nd, 2002 09:21 PM [Go to top of thread]

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I have seen this before. I have accused a homeowner of using graphite lubricant on the hinges for ease of movement, BUT,
have heard that this could be the wearing of the inside metals or some previous lubricant has dried up and turned to powder.

The cleaning and using a light machine oil should remedy this.

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