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Frigidaire side by side refridge

The panel between the freezer door and the refrige door is very hot to the touch. freezer is working and the refridge is cooling fine so far. why is it so hot to the touch between the doors on that panel?

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Pull the kick plate off under the doors. if you look in behind the kick plate youll see alot of dust build up. this area needs to be cleaned once a year to keep air flowing properly over the condenser coils. if the dust build up is minimal then remove back panel of refrigerator and make sure the fan is running behind the refrigerator. if not, or if running real slow replace the fan motor. the heat is the because the condenser is getting too hot. it needs to be fix or the compressor life will be greatly shortend

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