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Side-by-side kenmore coldspot is warm

Both the refrig and the freezer are warm.  The lights and fans work.  The compressor is hot.  We couldn't find our model Coldspot 59502990 on your list!

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I would unplug ref. clean the condenser coil, install a 3n1 start relay on the compressor.

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You probably need some refrigerant added. There probably is a leak in the system that caused the lack of refrigerant. Get the leak fixed and add refrigerant before you blow your compressor too. Or get a new fridge.

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