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Door not closing

The refrigerator door does not close - it happened this morning - we were surprised, as this never happened before..it seems that the rubber gasket has lost its magnetic attraction...
please could you suggest what needs to be done...

Your suggestions and help will be highly appreciated.

Thank you,
Philip
905-492-1780
09/03/08

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  • Phily boy Sep 05, 2008

    The refrigerator door does not close - it happened this morning - we were surprised, as this never happened before..it seems that the rubber gasket has lost its magnetic attraction...
    please could you suggest what needs to be done...

    Your suggestions and help will be highly appreciated.

    Thank you,
    Philip
    905-492-1780
    09/03/08







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Usually the gasket does not lose its qualities; I would check along the hinge line, to see if the gasket has pulled loose, and is causing the binding. It can be poked back into place, or glued (only on the door side).

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