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The strip between the freezer and refrig door is extremely hot. Never felt hot before. It is not the door, but the refrig and freezer itself. The refrig is still cold and freezer is frozen.

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Make sure the coils in front , at the bottom are clean , of dust , pet hair , etc . Pull the refrig out , and remove the bottom panel . Check that the fan there , is running , and the blade is not obstructed . If the fan is not running , replace the fan motor .

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The heat you are feeling is normal, I wouldn't worry too much about it. If you start having a problem with cooling you may want to look into getting a repair guy to look at it but many refrigerators will heat up in that strip between the fridge and freezer.

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