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Freezer seal I have an iceline upright freezer and I think the door was left open for a while, now the door won't seal tight shut. this has happened before and the engineer told me what to do (something like tilting the freezer?) but I cannot for the life of me remember what it was, can anyone help please!

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Take the door seal off and leave in the sun to soften then put it back on or take off door and use a hair dryer to soften then put back on.

Posted on Apr 23, 2008

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Turn the machine on to full empty all contents and leave for about 30 minutes then try to close door if doesn't work check the seal for splits.

Thanks J

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