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I have kenmore side by side it seem very warm between frige and frezer by door handle never felt warm before (26foot elite) about 4 years old

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    Rob May 11, 2010

    When you open either one of the doors, do you feel suction, making it hard to open? Open the refrigerator door, then close it. wait 3 seconds then open the door again. There should be suction that wants to hold the door shut.

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Most likley to be dust build up in the condensor ..remove kick plate and rear insection cover and clean carefully,or the condensor fan motor is no longer working.

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Posted on Feb 28, 2009

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I pulled the frige out to clean around the coils only to find the cooling fan was not hooked back up buy the last repair man that changed a thermostat a month ago be for i put my tool away it was ok

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