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I have an Amana side by side Model ARS236AC refrigerator. The ice chute located in the freezer section has frost that builts up around it. When I remove the frost buildup. It simply returns a few days later. Does anyone know what is causing this? Wayne

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The flap may not be closing, or may not be seating correctly.

Posted on Jun 19, 2009

  • chris weier Jun 19, 2009

    the flap may not be closing, or may not be seating correctly.

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