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My Whirpool frig is almost too hot to touch on the outside of the side of the freezer. About an 8 inch strip on front edge. Any suggestions?

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When the refrigerator is on, check at the bottom of the fridge to see if there is any air blowing out. If not, your condenser fan is not working and this will cause the condenser to be very hot and transfer heat around the outside of the freezer door. If the fan is working, try cleaning the coils. Although my guess is the condenser is running hot for some reason.

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