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The top of the refrigerator around the light bulb area is hot which makes all the food near it warm. Is there any way to fix it?

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Remove the light bulb for a day.
If the area gets cool with no light bulb you will have to repair/replace the light switch near the door.
If it is still warm you will have tp provide more information to find out what is causing the heat.

Posted on Jul 06, 2010

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