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Refridgerator door sags

Our refridgerator is a 15-year-old freezer on top style Amana model # TZ21Q2L. The door seems to be lower on the handle side than the hinge side (i.e. sagging). This causes a gap between the door and the refridgerator so that there is not a good seal. The result is that the door does not close tightly and there is condensation in the refridgerator. Otherwise, the refridgerator itself is level and the freezer door is hanging level. How do I adjust the refridgerator door to eliminate the sag and make the seal while not adjusting the freezer door which is ok?

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Its a two person job. One person has to looses up the two hidges holding the door just slightly while the other person holds the door in place. Once in place tighten the screw/bolts for the hidges back up and check. If not aligned, redo it again until it is aligned and seals properly..
Good Luck!

Posted on Sep 15, 2009

  • Joseph Cook Sep 15, 2009

    Its a two person job. One person has to looses up the two hidges holding the door just slightly while the other person holds the door in place. Once in place tighten the screw/bolts for the hidges back up and check. If not aligned, redo it again until it is aligned and seals properly..

    Good Luck!

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