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Refrigerator not getting cold enough

My Maytag RSW22EOD side by side refrigerator does not get cold enough. Compressor running all time, no water in drip pan. The setting on the freezer is at highest. Food frozen in freezer but no frost.
I cleaned coils as best I could, this helped for about 2 days.
I am currently defrosting the refrigerator.

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  • cowherd101 Dec 30, 2008

    the compressor is fine and no leaks a service man said it was the defroster control panel do you know how to fix it

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IF THE COMPRESSOR IS RUNNING ALL THE TIME IT CAN ONLY BE THE FREEZER IS NOT MAKING TEMP.OR YOU HAVE A AIR LEAK SOMEWHERE ON THE DOOR GASKETS OR WATER ICE DISPENSER,LET ME KNOW-MIKE

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