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I have an upright freezer don't know the model number but it's irrelevant to my question. It is holding a good internal temp but the outside of the entire freezer is really hot to the touch. Could this indicate a problem?

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If you have an energy saver switch turn it to the ON position and that will kill the heat mullions inside the ice box. It will sweat like a glass of water at waffle house though in humid climates.

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