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FREEZER WORKS BUT FRIDGE IS 50-55 DRGREES

I have an Amana ARSE66MBW side by side that the frezzer is working but the fridge is 50-55 degrees. It worked fine for 2 weeks now it has started this. I have checked the damper in the back of the fridge and it is open however there is no air coming threw it. I checked the fan in the freezer and it is working fine. Please help.....

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  • m_abishop Nov 29, 2008

    I just pulled the inside of the freezer apart and the coils are a solid block of ice I am trying to melt the ice with a jair dryer but can you tell me where the heater is located and how to check it?

  • m_abishop Nov 29, 2008

    Thanks for the informaiton I melted all the ice / frost and found the heater. Using my ohm meter I checked it and it is showing about 29.5 ohms of restistance, so I assume the heater is good. Do you have any other suggestions?

  • m_abishop Nov 29, 2008

    Okay I have read enough that I believe I have a bad defrost control board. Can anyone tell me where it would be located on the unit?

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If all that is ok then you need to check the heater and bi-metal / if it starts frosting up you loose air into the refrig side and the freezer will start going down too / frig side gets tem from freezer ,,,,, i bet you have a bad defrost heater / larry

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    Larry Youngblood Nov 29, 2008

    the heater is mounted to the coil and you will have to melt the ice to see it / with a volt/olm meter check to see if it is good or open / if open replace it ,,,,, if its all ice and not frost you may have water leaking from icemaker instead ,,,,, if its frost your looking at then your doing it right

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    Larry Youngblood Nov 29, 2008

    the defrost control in underneath ,,,,, remove the kickplate and look under there / it should be about middle

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