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Fridge not cold enough, but running it seems

Fridge is running but not cooling, temp in freezer is 30 degrees and the fridge is at 59 degrees?? any suggestions?

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Freezer coils will not defrost. Defrost thermostat is good.

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Sounds like coolant is low in the system. Most fridges use a sealed system with refridgerant.
You may be able to have a sears guy or some other applicance house call repairman come and recharge it.

Also.. check that there is enough clearance around the fridge and that dust isn't clogging up the heat transfer pipes (that grid on the back.. or below the fridge) These guys need a lot of airflow to remove heat.

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