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Refrigeraotr is out but freezer still works

Overloaded freezer may have caused fan to go out? Is this possible? Cleaned dust from compressor and shut off to let it cool down but it is still not working The model # GLRT13TES0 Serial # is LA51601700 The manufacturer date is 2004 - 2005

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  • torpedoman Oct 24, 2008

    I have this problem now. I noticed the freezer setting was maxed out. Can this stop flow to the fridge below?

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Doesnt make adiff how you loaded freezer, shouldnt affect fan operation anyway. if you have a meter you can check for proper voltage(110v) to fan wires and if you have power youll need to replace fan, easy enough to do just a few screws and about $50.. part number 5304445861.

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Hello dan_2137
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You said, overloaded freezer may have caused fan to go out? Is this possible? Cleaned dust from compressor and shut off to let it cool down but it is still not working

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The freezer and the fridge share the cold air and this is the first think we look for if the fridge is warm and the freezer cold, And the fan works nonstop rather than cycling off and on!

What is the model number and year of your fridge!
Waiting your response.
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