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The partition area between the freezer and the refrigeration area gets extremely hot. Any ideas?

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These areas are where the thermal break is made between the inside and outside temperatures to prevent humidity from condensing on the surfaces. They are called mullion heaters. If you have an energy saver switch turn it on and it will reduce the heating effect. If the temperatures on the inside of the refrigerator and freezer are elevated this will be noticed more so.

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