Last Updated on September 25, 2023 by Emily
The question is often asked, “How do you disassemble a massage chair?” The answer to that question isn’t straightforward because there are many different chairs on the market. Massage chairs can be found in either an upholstered or metal frame with foam material padding. Or they may have just a fabric cover without any cushioning at all. Each type of chair has its unique way of being assembled and dismantled for storage purposes.
Can I disassemble a massage chair for moving?
I can’t afford a moving company for this, and I don’t want to rent a van – I’m wondering if anyone knows a way that’s cheaper or free.
My massage chair is too heavy to carry down from my second-story apartment by myself, but it works fine other than that, so I wouldn’t mind taking it apart to make it easier to carry if I could.
There are several ways you can take your massage chair apart for moving, but before you do so, you should look at its construction closely and find out what materials were used in the building process. Some types of chairs will be disassembled very quickly, while others may not be dismantled at all. Some chairs are made of solid materials locked together, while others may be held in place by only a few screws or other small hardware pieces.
If you can take your chair apart for moving, this should make it easier to carry the pieces down the stairs and make it easily fit into smaller spaces. To do so, you will either need a screwdriver or Allen wrenches.
You can generally disassemble any chair that has at least two main parts: the seat and the base. Some models may have optional add-ons such as headrests or arm pads which will increase the number of pieces but make no difference to its function.
How to disassemble lname massage chair?
- Remove the buttons on the control panel by pressing them and then pulling them straight up
- Unscrew screws from underneath of chair that holds side arms to mid-shaft. Use a wrench if necessary.
- Close the gap in casing and cross beams by attaching screw and washer (1) to each end of the beam using a wood screw.
- Wrap a rubber band around the hinge, 2x, to keep the arm in place while connecting another hinge. The secure gap with glue/sealer before attaching hinges for thorough connection between both legs of the chair frame (rubberband is also necessary when bolts get loosened due to gap disturbance later). Ensure screws are tightened after the attachment process. Both bolts should come together at a 90-degree angle.
How do you disassemble a Brookstone massage chair?
Lift the seat and unscrew the bolts holding the seat to the armrests. Turn over, set aside, out of your way. Liftoff upholstery from the lower area of the backrest to expose bolt head ends sticking out through metal plates at the edge of the base unit channel, which contains a power/control module below the console panel. Unscrew as required, as there may be as many as eight bolts per backrest that need to be taken out for correct disassembly. After you have removed all that is required, loosen those remaining by pushing them gently from the plate end forward.
How to disassemble osim massage chair?
First, plug the power cord into a power outlet. Second, release the lock catch by pressing on it with your index finger and lift from within its housing. Third, move the recline handle to unlock position. Finally, remove the screws from under the left-hand arm of an osim massage chair using a small Phillips head screwdriver. Use caution when executing this step because there is the risk of injury
How to disassemble Brookstone massage chair?
Brookstone massage chairs are usually quite easy to disassemble, but some Brookstone models have a plastic back that is screwed in with many tiny screws. I suggest looking for blue circles on the back of the chair that show where these screws go and then using a screwdriver with an attachment that will allow you to get into those tight spaces. The rest of the chair should snap apart reasonably easily once you remove some plastic snaps from one side and pull firmly on another. Now find the cabling inside the chair and unwind it from everything else, plugging or unplugging any loose ends necessary for your model.
How to disassemble infinity massage chair?
There may be a few different ways to disassemble an infinity massage chair, but one approach might involve starting with the headrest. Release the clips that hold the headrest in place and pull it straight off.
Next, remove the cover from the back of the chair. There are usually screws or snaps that hold it in place. Once the cover is off, you should be able to see all of the internal components of the massage chair.
Disconnect any wires or cords attached to the internal components and then disconnect any hoses or tubes. You can now remove all of the internal components from the chair frame. Reverse these steps to reassemble the massage chair.
How to disassemble cozzie massage chair?
You’ll need to remove the back of the massage chair by unscrewing the screws. You’ll find at least one in each of these locations: left, right, top centre, bottom centre. Once the screws are removed, carefully tug on either side of the back cover, and it should come loose from where it’s attached to the base housing.
It is not recommended to disassemble a massage chair. why?
It can void the warranty and be dangerous. Many sharp screws hold it together, and you could easily cut your hands or fingers on them, as well as loose bolts that may fall out. If they cannot be shipped in one piece, they would charge extra for delivery which you would also have to pay for it.