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Old 02-11-2023, 04:03 PM   #1
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Default Fridge door latch

2000 Pleasure Way Excel RD with Dometic fridge (will look up exact model later). Fridge works fine but the latch that holds the door closed is broken. If anyone knows of a junk fridge that still has a good latch, or knows of an RV parts boneyard, let me know. Thanks!

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Old 02-11-2023, 05:37 PM   #2
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Once you know the model, do a search on ebay. Usually a lot of RV fridge parts there, including used ones.

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Old 02-12-2023, 01:07 PM   #3
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too many heavy items in the door shelves can cause the door to swing open on curves.

the door can be helped with a child proof cabinet strap which I use when driving.

my dometic uses this type latch ( no affiliation with seller)
2006 Pleasure Way Lexor TD on a Chev 3500
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Old 02-16-2023, 10:12 PM   #4
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Prior to replacing my Dometic, like for like, I used a childproof strap too. See attached. Also used some Velcro to hold it up while using. Original plan was the Velcro to to the left. Worked great until I merged onto the interstate
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