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Fridge part not cooling properly

Hi, The top two shelves of my side by side fridge is maintaining a temp of 50 degrees. The bottom shelves are maintaining a temp of 35-40 degrees. What could possibly have caused this? I'm worried that everything is spoiled.

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Re: Fridge part not cooling properly

Evaporator motor needs to be replaced. It sits in the middle of the freezer. You need to take the back off. It is 20 minutes job.
Part number: WR60X10074

Good luck.

Posted on Mar 17, 2008

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Re: Fridge part not cooling properly

Miss Sugarbaker, it almost sounds like a airflow issue, but check to see if the interior light is going out when the door is shut. This would cause the higher temps on the top shelves. The damper assy. is controlled by a thermistor that sends the temp info to a main board in the back. If this thermistor is bad, the damper will not funtion properly. back.

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