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Kenmore Side by side model # 25357682790

I first noticed the fridge not getting cold, Now I think it's the defrost not working and I'm not getting air flow to get into the fridge. I took it apart last night and this morning it seems the freezer has been running all night it's below freezing but some of the items are not frozen and the fridge is at 60 degrees

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  • Mowdog Oct 15, 2008

    The Fan is working there is no frost that I can see on the walls but the coils have frost build up on them. I don't know where the defrost timer is

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Is the freezer fan working?is there frost in the freezer on the walls?can you find the defrost timer?let me know and we can go from there-mike

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  • MIKE major Oct 15, 2008

    most of the time the defrost timer is on the front bottom behind the grill, or back bottom near the compressor or inside the frig on the console or in the console,it has a little dial you turn slowly till it clicks and your in defrost ,now you need to see if the heater in the freezer has come on,you will see the frost melting,let me know how you do-mike

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