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Door seal replacement

Got a new door seal and took off the old one. how on earth does it fit back on?

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  • Alexander Shewan Jan 30, 2007

    I am unable to work out how to get the new seal back on to the machine. I am also unable to locate any info on the net that will guide me through this painful process. Looks like I'll need to get 'the man' out to fix it for me.

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Plenty of washing up liquid and soak it in hot water for 2 mins. use both hands and snap on the gasket. pull the spring to make it slightly biger . unplug machine place screw driver through the hole in the lock to keep spring inplace and feed spring around. then place the front of the seal back on and push the clip back and tighten it with pliar hands. appliance doctor

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  • Step 4 Tighten the screws into place. This may have to be done once the entire gasket is fitted into place.

  • Read more: How to Fix a Freezer Door Seal | eHow.co.uk http://www.ehow.co.uk/how_4855248_fix-freezer-door-seal.html#ixzz0rY7rn3O8
  • Step 3 Continue around the freezer door, unloosening the screw, taking out the old gasket and fitting the new one in.
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