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Door heater around freezer very hot all the time

The door heater is very hot around the freezer door on the outside.i have the refig for about 3 this normal,i have never noticed this befor. thanks steve

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Re: door heater around freezer very hot all the time

Stever, this is usually an indication of a condensor fan not operating correctly. Pull the refer out and remove the back panel by the compressor. See if the fan is blocked or not running. It should run anytime the compressor is running. Catriver.

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Re: door heater around freezer very hot all the time

Take off the front lower panel, lean the fridge back, and clean the coil...vacuum it well. It's probably having a hard time cooling the freon.

Posted on May 12, 2008

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