Question about GE Profile 26.6 cu. ft. Side-by-Side Refrigerator with Dispenser TFX27PRBWW

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Have a ge profile side by side- getting lots of frost build up where the ice comes out of the ice bin/where it gets crushed for crushed ice. The flap is opening/closing just fine. The ice make is turned off right now, and it also looks like water is going down the shute and freezing there. We do see on the 'ceiling' of the freezer towards the frost a seal that is drooped a little bit. Could this be causing the problem?? Or something else. Everything else seems to be working fine.

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  • kduprey Jun 21, 2009

    The round black door flap is sealing just fine. Spring is working just fine. Is there another flap on the actual ice maker where the ice is ground up and comes out? Also, any suggestions on the ceiling seam that we think has drooped a bit? Everything is staying cold, just this frost build up problem in the ice grinding area and eventually down the shute in the door. Looking forward to more info...

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It is possible that the flap is not sealing correctly, you may have to reach up and feel around the seal.

Posted on Jun 19, 2009

  • chris weier Jun 22, 2009

    As long as the door seal is still making full contact with the unit itself , it is fine. But frost is usually an indicator of a leak somewhere often located where the frost appears. do you use alot of ice, if not what can happen is the ice gets stale and sticks together forcing the door to stay open longer than it should.

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