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Freezer door pops open when the frig door under it is closed what can I do

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I am going to send a quick response here to try and catch you. If you need more help just respond and I will get back to you. Check the freezer cabinet drain. If they are clogged the door can and will pop open when the other door is closed. The air baffle between fresh food and freezer allows for the air passage. the compartment drain acts as a pressure relief when it is clear. If it is clogged usually over time you notice ice building up in the freezer section faster than normal or will have this occasional leak out the front. If it keeps doing this after your sure the compartment drain is clear, you may have to replace the door seal. FYI the compartment drain terminates into a plastic catch basin under your refrigerator. If the darin hose is under water it can get covered with gunk and act s a plug. Make sure the drain hose at the drip pan is NOT under water and that the end of the hose is free of debris.

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