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Frigidaire upright, affu2067ew2, freezer door cold and wet, door gasket is dry all around and tight seal. It is in the garage but this has never happened before in 8 years. The whole door is now cold on exterior, never was before, just room temperature.

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Most likely evap iced up and unit drying to de-ice..defrost timer may be faulty..empty freezer ,unplug. if water is present in freezer section after 2 hours.evap definately plugged with ice..repost if this isn't yor problem

Posted on Nov 18, 2013

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Yes and here is a link to the service manuals ( there are two available) that provide parts and some details on how to remove and replace. hope this helps you..
http://136.166.4.200/contents/Fridge/LRDN20720xx.htm

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This is likely part of the defrosting feature and if it is always hot, the defrost timer has failed and is keeping the seals hot.
The defrost timer is normally located behind the lower grillwork and many are equipped with a slotted shaft that can be turned with a flat-bladed screwdriver. The slot will also let you see if the clock motor inside is running. You would need to mark it and give it time since these things rotate only once every 12-24 hours.  

Posted on May 20, 2009

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SOURCE: changed freezer seal,bottom half of door won't close tight

tough job there , you must get a hair dryer and carefully heat gasket until it seals properly. some gaskets take hours to get to seal right.
Phil

Posted on Jun 10, 2009

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you might need new door seal :
Refrigerator gasket Number: 67003548 70$ and see if it EZ to replace...good luck

Posted on Jan 01, 2010

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SOURCE: Freezer not geting cold

Hi,

As the weather is getting warmer for many people their freezer2_bing.gif and/or refrigerator do not work right because of a dirty condenser coil...

Check out this tip that I wrote about that... it is a great place to start trouble shooting your unit...and something that you can do rather then calling a repair person to do a simple thing for you...

http://www.fixya.com/support/r4024657-refrigerator_condenser_coil_cleaning


http://www.fixya.com/support/r3885294-refrigerator_troubleshooting

http://www.fixya.com/support/r4023749-refrigerator_compressor_start_capacitor

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Posted on May 27, 2010

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Freezer cools fine but will not shut off till I open door


Running all the time means you either have to clear/clean your condenser... Check for good tight door seals... and make sure the doors/vents are not blocked by any contents...

Free flowing cold dry air inside... sealed compartments is ideal.

Dollar Pull test:
Use the dollar bill pull test all round your doors...
(brown paper sack is cleaner & nicer):

You can take the paper...
close the door on it..
Pulling it out you should feel mild but constant pressure around the full perimeter of each door (or drawer).

If you do NOT feel it the door/drawer needs to be checked for gasket integrity... and the door may need to be adjusted.

New door gaskets are not terribly expensive
(but most issues are caused by spilled food, cleaning
or door adjustments = easy).

(FULLY covered in every owners manual I've read).

Consider purchasing 2 TAYLOR BRAND refrigerator
thermometer & turning the freezer to the ZERO Fahrenheit
area and the refrigerator to 33 or 34 degrees above zero
(32 degrees Fahrenheit... being frozen eggs & milk (too cold)).

Else... comment me back...

We can take this all the way into refrigerant level check if you find NOTHING ELSE WRONG

((HIGHLY IMPROBABLE... but do-able)).

You gasket is showing as no longer
available... at appliancepartspros.com...

So be gentle!!!

http://www.appliancepartspros.com/frigidaire-gasket-door-white-216522312-ap2113453.html (Frigidaire 216522312)

Sep 22, 2016 | Frigidaire Freezers

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I have a Frigidaire freezer that is about 5 years old. I get ice build up inside the top of the door. The door appears to be closed.


Hello;

My name is Peter. I am a retired field service refrigeration technician.

1.) Due you have the freezer in your garage? Freezers and refrigerators are not designed for the drastic temperature change through the seasons. If you had a service contract, your contract would be canceled.

2.) If you can run a piece of paper between the top door gasket and the freezer body you do not have a tight seal. Repair - Recondition the gasket. Wet the door gasket with water, with a hairy dryer heat the gasket while genteelly pulling the gasket out to expand with a spatula.

3.) If the gasket is good, then you are getting moisture either thru the top front of the unit or the top of the door.
a.) Inspect the liner where the ice build-up is. Are there cracks? Repair - Seal cracks with a good silicone adhesive.
b.) Inspect the upper door section and the front top of the freezer for possible leaks in the joints. Here again seal with adhesive.
c.) If the top of the door is expanded, then you have moisture in the door and need to replace the door. You will never get the moisture out of the insulating material.

Feb 12, 2015 | Frigidaire Freezers

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Freezer door has mosture on the outside


You need to order and replace the door gasket. Also check and be sure there the hight adjustment is correct, meaning the door is centered on the opening and not off set to where it can seal.hope this helps

Aug 10, 2014 | Frigidaire 20.3 Cu. Ft. Frost-Free Upright...

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Frigidaire mod.#affu2067ew2. Gasket snug and clean. Exterior door is very cold alot of condensate. Gasket is dry but door is wet.


sounds most likely didn't get a good fill in the foaming machine the fills the door cavities wiht insulation. I've been in a refigerator plant and seen it happen. They are supposed to be checked. Tap various places around the outside of the door to see if there is a hollow sound. It could just be around the outside edges of the door unless the whole door is cold.

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We have a frigidaire upright (ffu17m7hwd) which formed a lot of ice and we are in the midst of defrosting and don't want to experience this again. Can you assist please? Had to throw food out due to...


Freezer burn to food is caused by air & moisture in contact with it.
There should be a tight seal by the rubber gasket along all the inside edges of the freezer door. This gasket prevents unwanted hot moisture and hot air from entering the freezer compartment and causing ice build up. You can test the integrity of the rubber gasket seal by seeing how the freezer door will pinch a slip of paper in various spots around the freezer door. If the slip of paper pulls out easily, there is not a good seal at that spot. If that's the case (which I believe it is), the door gasket needs to be replaced. By the way, ice will build up over time because you need to access the food in the freezer, hence you will introduce moist air each time you open the freezer door.

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I am experiencing frost build up on the top part of the door as well as the top part of the inside of the freezer. all other areas are fine


You have an air leak. Usually right where you frost build up is, however since hot air rises, sometimes this leak can be anywhere. Make sure your door closes tightly and your gaskets are clean and making good contact. You may have to adjust the gasket, adjust the door, or replace the door gasket. If there is ice on the floor of the freezer, you have a plugged drain line. In very rare instances we have found, where the freon lines enter the freezer, in the back or under the freezer, missing or fallen refrigeration putty that seals around the lines. Good Luck, Appliance Specialists

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I have an upright freezer and replaced the rubber gasket around the door. It is not sealing correctly and ice is building up and also, water is leaking from the bottom of the door. It is a Fridigaire...


ice on top of freezer door they came out with a fix but does not work two vent holes on bottom of door seal mthem off with silicone moisture getting in if that don't work you need to take liner off and spray foam the liner cavities

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The gasket is not sealing correctly and is allowing warm air to meet cold air just below the seal.

Get someone with more skill to fit a new gasket , preferably one made by the original manufacturer , which should fit unlike some of the parts made by third party suppliers

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Changed freezer seal,bottom half of door won't close tight


tough job there , you must get a hair dryer and carefully heat gasket until it seals properly. some gaskets take hours to get to seal right.
Phil

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Not Freezing


Check the door seal all the way around. We purchased one recently that was slightly dented (not noticeably and the seal was not tight.) You need to get in touch with whomever you purchased it from immediately so that it can be repaired or replaced.

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