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Freezer Door wont shut

I have a Hot Point HSM25GFTSA item#111026 the freezer door won't shut. I came home and everything thawed out so I threw everything out and jammed the door shut with a chair wedged. Is there some kind of magnetic closure that is messed up or what?

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Two things i would check. first would be an obstruction in the freezer compartment. ice bin perhaps. second would be the black plastic door cams that are to help close the door. Each door has two and they are at the bottom. one on the actual hinge and one on the bottom of the door itself.

Posted on Jan 27, 2009

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