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Fridigiair FCS366SC door will not stay closed

The door on this unit does not want to stay closed and I would like to know if there is anyway to adjust the spring tension?

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If the model # is correct, I don't think there is much if any adjustment on the spring tension. I would double check to make sure the door is properly installed on the unit. The door is removeable and if it is not reinsalled properly or never was it will not shut right. Check your manual if you have one. Other common causes are the door gasket may be binding the door, check the gasket to make sure it isn't folded over or torn etc.. the most common thing I have seen is when the door was open someone or something put some weight on the door and the door may actually be warped. For a tech this is a lot of fun trying to figure out which part is warped.

Posted on Nov 05, 2008

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