Recliner Spring 160mm

160mm recliner footrest release spring

Recliner Spring 160mm

$6.98

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$6.98

160mm recliner chair spring by Leggett & Platt is made just for recliners.

The 160mm recliner spring is the most commonly used recliner spring and can be found on the inner side of the recliner action. This spring is also known as the footrest release spring and is the main springs that operate the recliner.

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Description

The 160mm and 180mm recliner spring is the most commonly used recliner spring and can be found on the inner side of the recliner action. These springs are known as the footrest release spring and are the main springs that operate the recliner. 

The 117mm & 93mm lockdown recliner springs are a smaller spring that come into play when the recliner is closed and you hear that “Click” into locked position.

The 80mm Back Assist Spring is found on the lift chair and electric recliner action towards the rear of the action just below where the back rest attaches to the frame.

Our recliner springs are made from high quality materials and are made specifically for recliners. A break down of the spring can be found on this page by clicking or tapping on the “Measuring Tab“.

You’ll also find how to replace recliner tension spring by clicking or tapping on the Directions tab.

Please note: We only stock whats listed on the website and do not have any other size springs.

Additional information

Weight 0.1 kg

6 reviews for Recliner Spring 160mm

  1. 5 out of 5

    Anthony H (verified owner)

    We’ve used CouchGuard on a number of occasions and are always amazed by the promptness of their service. Usually order on Sunday, delivered by Wednesday. Such a convenient resource when fixing springs and handles on recliner chairs. Thoroughly recommend.

  2. 5 out of 5

    Garry Chambers (verified owner)

    Excellent service. I have used Couchguard many times and find the online purchase to be efficient and on time.

  3. Richard Philbrook

    Thank you for your excellent service. I ordered springs, you sent springs, I fixed chair. If only all things and services were so easy. Thanks and regards.Richard

  4. 5 out of 5

    Ray Jones (verified owner)

    Very happy with all facets of purchasing what I wanted from couchguard ,quick delivery and well packed. Thank you very much. Ray Jones

  5. 5 out of 5

    James M (verified owner)

    Excellent service will do business again.
    Regards Jim

  6. 5 out of 5

    Michael Gilsenan (verified owner)

    Hi I was very pleased with service and will certainly use your service again. Mike


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How To Measure Recliner Chair Springs

All recliner parts are universal. Makes of recliners, brand names or manufactures part numbers don't mean much.

93mm Spring Measure the total length of the spring including the hooks. Please note the offset of the hooks. One hook is shorter then the other. Break down of the measurements are - hook = 13mm, coil = 42mm, hook = 38mm TOTAL = 93mm. Wire diameter is 2.1mm.

Choose "93mm - Lockdown" from the drop down menu above, add the quantity required then "Add To Cart"


112mm Spring Measure the total length of the spring including the hooks. The hooks are symmetrical.

Break down of the measurements; hook = 22mm, coil = 68mm, hook = 22mm TOTAL = 112mm. Wire diameter is 2.1mm.

Choose "112mm - Footrest Release" from the drop down menu above, add the quantity required then "Add To Cart"


117mm Spring Measure the total length of the spring including the hooks. Please note the offset of the hooks. One hook is shorter then the other. Break down of the measurements are - hook = 16mm, coil = 61mm, hook = 40mm TOTAL = 117mm. Wire diameter is 2.1mm.

Choose "117mm - Lockdown" from the drop down menu above, add the quantity required then "Add To Cart"

TIP: To remove and fit a recliner spring, have the recliner footrest in the open position. There is no load on the spring then!

160mm Spring Measure the total length of the spring including the hooks. Please note the offset of the hooks. One hook is shorter then the other. Break down of the measurements; hook = 26mm, coil = 89mm, hook = 45mm TOTAL = 160mm. Wire diameter is 2.1mm.

Choose "160mm - Footrest Release" from the drop down menu above, add the quantity required then "Add To Cart"


180mm Spring Measure the total length of the spring including the hooks. Please note the offset of the hooks. One hook is shorter then the other. Break down of the measurements; hook = 16mm, coil = 104mm, hook = 60mm TOTAL = 180mm. Wire thickness is 2.1mm

Choose "180mm - Footrest Release" from the drop down menu above, add the quantity required then "Add To Cart"

Please choose / measure carefully as returns / reorders will incur a return fee or new postage and handling fee of $9.90

How To Install Recliner Springs

Removing & Fitting A Recliner Spring

1 Gently turn the recliner over remember correct lifting methods.
2 Open the recliner footrest.
3 Locate the spring you are replacing. You may want to mark where it come from.
4 Using a pair of pointy noise pliers, remove the recliner spring by un-attaching the hook ends from the recliner action.
5 With the new recliner spring in hand, hook the one hook end in first then using the pliers pull and hook the other end into the the recliner action. You may need to use your figers to help locate it into the hole. Be careful, they can bite!
6 Turn the recliner back over and test the the footrest now stays close in the closed position.
7 Sit in the recliner and open the foot rest using the trigger release and check that it locks closed when returned to the closed position.


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