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Condensation problem hotpoint mistral 8596

Hi, My mother has a problem with her hotpoint frost free fridge freezer. Every morning there is a little condensation in the well of the freezer door. The seal is ok in the fridge, the freezer seems ok, Why is there condensation every morning?

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Re: condensation problem hotpoint mistral 8596

If the door seals are both ok, check and see if she has any open containers in the fridge juice ect that may be allowing moisture to escape. a model number and serial nuber off the sticker in the fridge would help me with more ideas.

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