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Friction between the doors

It is a brand new fridge and the upper left hinge(freezer one) is installed little bit toward the fridge causing the freezer door moved toward the fridge and have a friction with it. Opening and closing is not as smooth,

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Look at the hinge on the top of the freezer door, unloosen the bolts that's holding the bracket, move the door a little bit to the left then tighten the bolts again. that should solve your problem.

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