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Why does the door seal of my refrigerator get hot?

  • Door Issues
  • Doors Uneven
  • Troubleshooting
  • Refrigerators
  • Last Updated 29/06/2016

Why does the door seal of my refrigerator get hot? (Standard/Side-by-side refrigerator)

 

 

 

symptom  Symptom 

■ Door seals on the refrigerator are very hot. 

 

 

Cause

The heat pipe (the hot line that radiates heat) is installed around the freezer and refrigerator compartments to prevent condensation. This design is only to Sub-Tropical and Tropical ambient because the humidity is high.

 

 

how to fix  How to fix

That is totally normal.

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