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My two year old whirlpool frost free fridge freezer keeps packing up. The fridge got very warm last week as did the freezer and I lost all my food. I turned it off for 24 hrs and then turned it back on it worked fine. Restocked it and 2 days later it has done the same thing again, fridge stops first and then the freezer. Help what could be wrong?

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