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Refrigerator Model 596-65232403 2 Yrs old

Kenmore Refrigerator Model 596-65232403 2 Yrs old
Freeze door opens when refrigerator door is closed.
Any suggestions on possible fixes?
Thanks,
Ed

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Ed, check your freezer gasket..it may be partially frozen or torn..RDS

Posted on Apr 23, 2010

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