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 Posted: Wed May 18th, 2005 10:27 pm
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BoBBy wrote: Amazingly, tonite I found the exact same problem with my Whirlpool GS6SHEXN refrigerator.   Fortunately it is still under warranty.  WIll be interesting to see how Whirlpool handles this...
The service technician made it out today to check this out.  Said he'd have to order a new door.  Also said he's seen this once before.  I wrote an email to Whirlpool about this too.  I think a door should last and not break like this certainly due to what appears to be a manufacturing flaw.  At $500+ for a door, what would happen when this goes out of warranty.  I know there is some sort of consumer protection law about how items have an implied lifetime.  A door may indeed come under that category, especially for a mechanical defect such as this.  We'll see...