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Old 06-17-2019, 06:31 PM   #1
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Refrigerator storage clips

I have 2 grey clips that are provided to keep the refer doors open while not in use. Page 11 of the instructions are as clear as mud as to how to use them? Has anyone else figured out how to attach these tabs and please explain that process, thanking in advance.
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Old 06-17-2019, 06:36 PM   #2
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Just clip them on the doors, on the latch. Keeps the doors open near an inch.
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I just place a dish cloth or oven mitts in the door so it can't close, but I don't have Amazon Prime.
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Jim, If I get a ride tomorrow, I can take a photo of the install if you still can't get it.

Though I figured it out fairly quick, Lisa said it took her a bit to do.

They are nice in that they do a soft latch, though not enough to hold if driving.
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Jim, If I get a ride tomorrow, I can take a photo of the install if you still can't get it.

Though I figured it out fairly quick, Lisa said it took her a bit to do.

They are nice in that they do a soft latch, though not enough to hold if driving.
Don't overdue yourself, Jim, it is not that important right now, get well soon.
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put the clip in the door latch and push the door in, it will hold.
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It's easier to put something in the top shelf of the fridge door so it doesn't close. Something that you have at hand, like an oven glove.
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put the clip in the door latch and push the door in, it will hold.
I thought of doing that, but that door latch is plastic and plastic is prone to breaking.
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I thought of doing that, but that door latch is plastic and plastic is prone to breaking.
I would like to challenge you to breaking it. We use ours all the time, and I have even towed from storage home to load up forgetting to remove them and they got pounded out, but all was just fine with them and the fridge.

Our thoughts are that they are a great thing included with the fridge.
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Mine broke and I don't even know how I did it. Only thing possible I think is that blue plastic catch must have been extended when I slammed the metal door latch into it.

After I did a homeboy repair, further inspection and discussions with Dave-who-has-the-same-fridge made me realize that metal latch actually latches onto another plastic crossing piece that's part of the wall housing, behind the blue thing, and that also got broke.

Think I'll be sticking with the oven mitt solution plus my big door strap.
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