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Fan running but not keeping cold

My refridgerator fan is running constantly but it's not keeping the freezer cold or the fridge. It's leaking water around the doors and I hear water trickleing from within. We tried cleaning the coils and others parts behind fridge but it didn't help. Do I need a new fridge? My husband is very handy and can replace parts.

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    Motor on both refrigerator and top freezer runs but does not get cold or freeze. Coils have been cleaned. No water drips. Is this a problem with the defrost timer?

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Check to see if the compressor is running, if not you may need a start kit, (relay,overload) If the compressor is running take the back freezer panel off and check to see if there is a frost pattern, might be out of gas if frost pattern has receeded

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