I'm a complete novice with DIY. I just moved into a flat and was just cleaning some hinges of doors with paint on them. This one particular hinge I was having trouble with so I wanted to take it off, put it in boiling water, and put it back on again. However, when I took it off I realised the hinge was strongly magnetic (must be a fire door? it does close quite forcefully) and now I can't separate one of the hinges from its partner no matter how hard I tried. I have to pull immensely hard on both ends to separate the two parts but as soon as I let go they snap back together, making it impossible to screw the hinge back on like this. I've attached some pics in the hope that they will help.
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