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Old 07-02-2014, 07:46 PM   #11
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Jim, I copied this from the FAQs on their website;

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How do I get 12 volt power to the Fridge-Fix?
We suggest two methods of providing power to the Fridge-Fix:
The interior light in the refrigerator. (Dometic single door units)
From the rear of the refrigerator, where the 12 volt power is hooked to the refrigerator.
​The instructions for how to source this power can be found on the installation page of our website. If you do not feel comfortable working with 12 volt electricity, we suggest you have the Fridge-Fix installed by a dealer. It should take them less than 15 minutes to do so.
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This tells me that the unit will work on our Dometic units. I sent them an inquiry with my smaller model in the 19' to see if they have one to fit. From what I've read these are a really good addition and will probably help performance.

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I looked at the link but the FridgeFix is listed only for multiple door Dometic units, not the 6.7, let us know which you you decide upon.
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Old 07-02-2014, 07:53 PM   #12
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Which one do you feel will work with ours, I'd like to try it. Can you p/m me or lead me to the install instructions to see how they are attached? thanx
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Old 07-02-2014, 08:05 PM   #13
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I sent them that exact question and will let you know if they have one that will fit. They use a velcro attachment to the bottom of the freezer compartment.

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I used a Velcro strip to attach a Spot-It light ( weighs nothing ) to the top of a cupboard. Velcro adhesive let go after a couple months ( maybe got too hot ).
I guess getting too hot wouldn't be an issue.
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Old 07-02-2014, 08:46 PM   #15
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I have the 6.7 fridge with the Texas fan option. Are these fans audible when running.
I hear no difference whether they are turned on or off.Are they that quiet? ( and my hearing
is good so it is not that !!!! )
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Old 07-02-2014, 09:19 PM   #16
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Jim, I copied this from the FAQs on their website;

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How do I get 12 volt power to the Fridge-Fix?
We suggest two methods of providing power to the Fridge-Fix:
The interior light in the refrigerator. (Dometic single door units)
From the rear of the refrigerator, where the 12 volt power is hooked to the refrigerator.
​The instructions for how to source this power can be found on the installation page of our website. If you do not feel comfortable working with 12 volt electricity, we suggest you have the Fridge-Fix installed by a dealer. It should take them less than 15 minutes to do so.
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This tells me that the unit will work on our Dometic units. I sent them an inquiry with my smaller model in the 19' to see if they have one to fit. From what I've read these are a really good addition and will probably help performance.

Steve
The Fridge Fix works in all the single door Dometics used by ETI regardless of capacity. It's dimensions are 17 3/4" long by 4" deep by 2" thick. It does secure with velcro, but if you prep the surface and make sure it's dry before installing it's not an issue.

As for powering it, here are some shots from their website showing power connecting to the fridge light as well as the back of the unit. There is also a grounding clip which should be attached to one of the fins inside the fridge.
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Oh, and Harley's right -- their website is a bit confusing because it calls the Dometic single door refrigerators double doors -- but according to the owner who I spoke with on the phone, they mean double door wide, such as is the case with the Dometic 6.7 and the 4.2 cubic foot models. The one at the link below WILL fit all double-wide single door Dometics, being 17 3/4" wide. Another sign it will fit is if the fridge light is on the side and not the top. If the light is on the top, it's location can interfere with the installation of the fan, but that is usually the case only with the narrower models.

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Gotta remember though when installing these that you may want a plug in 12v hookup in case you ever want to remove the freezer with these fans attached to the bottom.
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Gotta remember though when installing these that you may want a plug in 12v hookup in case you ever want to remove the freezer with these fans attached to the bottom.
A good point, but being velcroed in, couldn't you just pull it out?
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Old 07-03-2014, 12:52 AM   #20
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You would want to remove it from the bottom of the freezer and after the freezer unit is removed reattach it to the inside top of the refrigerator above the freezer coils. It would then blow air across the freezer and refrigerator coils. The power cord would be long enough to attach the unit in either location.

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A good point, but being velcroed in, couldn't you just pull it out?
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