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Doors need adjustment

I have an older ge side by side. Model tfx27pf. The doors are not closing properly. They are too close together in the center and one door is a bit highre than the other. How do I correct this. It was recently moved and the movers had to remove the doors and reinstall them if this info helps.

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  • colespider Mar 15, 2009

    I went back several times last nite until I figured the solution out and corrected the problem. I received your reply this morning but the info is spot on. The adjustment was under the hinge caps as you said. I looked at those earlier but could not see that one was slotted was the screw were loosened until I actually removed them. I appreciate the quick reply. Oh, you were also correct about the platic height adjuster, one was broken. Thanks again!



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You should be able to take the top trim caps off the door hinges, loosen the hinge screws a little, and move the door(s) away from the center of the refrig, then re-tighten the hinge screws to get the doors to stop hitting each other. You may want to check the bottom hinge(s) for the hight. The bottom hinges and the bottom of the doors have matching plastic "ramped" washers, which raise the door as it is opened, which help them to self close. If one of those is broken, the hight will be off.

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