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Hotpoint Freezer FZ150. molasses-like substance leaking from

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Hotpoint Freezer FZ150.
Brown molasses-like substance leaking from base of unit at front corner. Internal cooling plate produces moisture which runs down the back internal face of the unit and freezes. Suspect this forces drawers forward breaking door seal. Temperature remains constant
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  JamesI replied 9 months ago.

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If your finding a build up of moisture which is then freezing, this would suggest the door seal is the problem. Does it show any signs of being compressed, getting hard or split in places?