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Fridge running constantly and ice maker wont work

We got a used fridge off of someone and plugged it in and it wont quit running. all day and all night... We also hooked up the ice maker and it only produced 3 ice cubes in 24 hours......my husband has the whole fridge torn apart right now.. Please tell us what to check.. The fridge and freezer seemed nice and cool..
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Sound like it is low on freon ,,,, if so it runs all the time trying to get cold enough to shut down and it wont make ice ,,,, 1st check to make sure the fan inside is blowing, make sure the temp in freezer part is atleast +5 or below if it hasn't cooled right front the start then thats why they got rid of it ,,,,, leaking freon and it cost to much to repair that problem / larry

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