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Freezer side cold, frige side warm

I have a GE Profile side by side frige. Model TFH30PRTAWW. Freezer works fine, frige is warm. Damper was closed and would not open as required. I took damper door off to open up hole between freezer and fridge. Still no cold air coming through opening. Is there another solution to get cold air into the fridge side?

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  • theheathen Nov 13, 2008

    Actually "yes" to both questions. Fan is working and there is frost forming on the back wall. Thanks for the help.

  • dpete8182 Nov 16, 2008

    My freezer works fine. The defrost is working but the refrigerator stays ta 50 degrees. We've cleaned the coils, etc.

  • 9990000 Nov 24, 2008

    refrig side is warm and the rear wall in the freezer is freezing up

  • Anonymous Nov 24, 2008

    i have the same problem.had refr man here in aug for part .think iam gona get rid of this pos ge and get a kemore.ge parts are way to high.

  • azstars52 Nov 24, 2008

    iam having the same problem with my GE .I had a part put in in august think it was the termostat.now the frige part isnt cool enough the frezzer part is fine.think this GE is is gona cost an arm and leg for parts this Ge is gona nickel and dime me to death.think iam gona get ris of this P O S and call it q done.

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2014

    were is the vent damper

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Defrost heater is open behind back wall. order new heater #wr55x10101 remove 4 screws 2 bottom, 2 top behind light shield, defrost freezer so ice is off of evap, replace heater with new one.

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First,is the freezer fan working?second,is there frost forming on the back wall of the freezer?let me know more-mike

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