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Why does the door seal of my refrigerator get hot?

  • Door Issues
  • Doors Uneven
  • Troubleshooting
  • Fridge Freezers, Residential Air Conditioners
  • Last Updated 18/05/2015

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  Cause

The heat pipe (the hot line that radiates heat) is installed around the freezer and refrigerator compartments to prevent condensation.

 

 

how to fix  How to fix

The door rubber seal may feel hotter after installation or during summer.   However, please be assured that it is not a defect and safe to use the product.

heat line

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