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We have a Kitchenaid KSRP25F refridgerator.The metal strip that divides the fridge and the freezer that both doors close towards and runs top to bottom has become very hot to the touch.We have had the fridge for at least 2 years and this is the first time it it hot to touch? Is this a problem and if so do you know the resolution?

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Vacuum the coils behind the bottom grate.

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Pull the refrig out and remove the lower panel , exposing the compressor and the compressor cooling fan . If the fan is not working , check for an obstruction , such as cardboard etc. If no obstruction , and the fan is not running , replace the fan motor . Also , check the coils in front , to be sure they are clean of dust , lint , etc .

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