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Whirlpool model ED25TW intermittent freezing

Whirlpool model ED25TW side by side. One day everything is fine, the next day everything is thawed. Compressor seems to be on and sounds normal but today I noticed no airflow in the freezer. Tomorrow, everything will freeze again! Any Ideas?

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  • expresso4me Oct 15, 2008

    Side note: I just opened the refridgerator door for several minutes to clean out a few things, closed the door and the fan turned on. Now there is cold air flowing into the freezer again. It will probably work fine tomorrow and then stop again the day after.

  • expresso4me Jan 23, 2009

    Turned out to be the thermostat. I found that by tapping it with my finger, it would turn on and work again. Replaced it and it works as good as new.

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HI. it looks to me like a failing fan motor . it stops sometimes, then you close the door, and it goes. or could be hitting ice. remove the back panel ov the freezer, and check the fan motor

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