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Freezer Door Won't Stay Shut

The freezer door won't stay completely shut. If I don't carefully and slowly push the door completely shut, it will open up a couple of millimeters. Whenever I close the refrigerator door, the jarring will cause the freezer door to open up a couple of millimeters. I have made sure than nothing is blocking the door and wiped the gasket clean. The freezer door never seems like it has closed as tightly as the refrigerator side, but not staying closed is a new problem. My best guess is the magnets in the gasket are not strong enough, but that seems a little far fetched. On the other hand, it definitely doesn't stick closed like the other door. Any ideas?

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  • kelley00 Jul 17, 2008

    Same problem. When we close the fridge just a bit too hard, the freezer pops open (just a bit...enough to where you barely notice it...ahh!). Any suggestions?

  • Anonymous Mar 22, 2014

    The doors are like they lock open then you have to push to close all the way,, no free swinging at all.

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OK LOOSEN THE HINGE THAT SUPPORTS THE FREEZER DOOR.IT'S ON TOP AND HAS 3 SCREWS .JUST LOOSEN AND NOT REMOVE THEM.NOW LIFT UP THE DOOR UNTIL IT LINES UP EVEN WITH THE OTHER DOOR.AT THE SAME TIME TIGHTEN ALL 3 SCREWS. YOUR DONE!!!
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