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Sub-Zero Classic Series (BI) Handle and Trim Molding Removal 


  • How is the handle and trim molding strip removed on a Classic series (BI) model?
  • Remove handle and trim piece from side of door
  • How to take off the handle screw cover strip on BI doors


The Classic (BI) series trim molding covers the mounting screws on the handle side of the door.

  • If there is no slot at the top edge of the trim molding, the unit may be a 500 or 600 Series unit.
  • Refer to 500 and 600 Series Panel Removal for more information.

To remove the handle and trim molding screw cover on the Classic series Sub-Zero, refer to the video and steps below.

  1. Insert a flat blade screw driver into the top corner slot on the handle side, and pop out the trim molding.
  2. This will remove the trim covering the screws that hold the handle or handle side-door trim in place.
    • The screws are a #10 hex screw.

Over/Under Unit Drawer:

To remove the freezer handle and trim molding for over-under model freezer drawer:

  1. Insert a flat blade screwdriver into the back right side of the drawers notch and push away from the handle.
  2. With the handle removed, slide the door panel all the way out to remove.

To install, reverse the above steps.

Refer to the product Installation Guide for further installation information, including panel installation and removal.


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