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Continues to run

I have Kenmore upright that continues to run and has a layer of ice in bottom. The unit is self defrosting. I adjusted the temp control to warmer setting, but it will not shut off automatically, Thanks for help.

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Re: Continues to run

It seems your temp. control board or thermistor is not reading the temps and just keeps on running and running. Can you lower it to the lowest setting and (with a thermometer) see if the temps actually get warmer inside (will take a day or two to warm up). As for the ice on the bottom if the drain for the defrost cycle is plugged you may be getting water inside which then re-freezes. Let us know what you find and we can go from there.

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