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Freezer door opens each time we close refrigerator door

Our freeze door on our side-by-side, opens each time we close the refrigerator door

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This is an easy one to fix - at the bottom of your unit you have 2 adjustable wheels you can turn to raise or lower the unit. What you need to do is turn those clockwise which will raise the front - what you want is to have it slightly tilted to the back. As a test you can open your door 45 degrees and leave it - it should be able to close on its own.

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