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Old 07-19-2012, 03:32 PM   #1
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Refrigerator Vent Covered With Insulation

I bought my trailer used and the previous owner had replaced the built-in fridge with a mini fridge. He placed thick yellow insulation around the back of it. When I go to the fridge vent on the back of the trailer I see that the insulation is covering it the entire inside of the vent. I would think that the fridge would need ventilation. Do I need to have insulation behind the fridge?

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Old 07-19-2012, 03:46 PM   #2
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I bought my trailer used and the previous owner had replaced the built-in fridge with a mini fridge. He placed thick yellow insulation around the back of it. When I go to the fridge vent on the back of the trailer I see that the insulation is covering it the entire inside of the vent. I would think that the fridge would need ventilation. Do I need to have insulation behind the fridge?

Thanks for your help.
Yes you need ventilation. Take it out imo.
It will cool better .
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