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Extremely hot panel between freezer and refrig sections

The outside front edge of the panel that is approx 2 inches wide is very hot to the touch. The panel light inside the freezer section with the ice maker on/off switch is blinking red. Even when turned off this edge continues hot to the touch. Is a fire danger immenent? What is the cause.

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  • Jitesh Patel Aug 27, 2013

    I am having the same exact problem. Were you able to get this resolved. If so, what was the issue?

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Usually is not a fire danger however there is a problem that needs attention. I would recommend that you call a qualified service man for this one as soon as possible.

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