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Samsung rs2533sw fridge not cooling

SAMSUNG SIDE BY SIDE FRIDGE NOT COOLING TEMP DISPLAY READS 34 DEGREES,BUT INSIDE READS 50 DEGREES. FREEZER WORKING FINE. I have a Samsung RS2533SW that will not get colder than 40 degrees but the freezer works fine. I called customer support and was told to unplug 9 minutes and wait 24 hours to return to proper settings. It didn't work and was told to call for service.

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  • vfhappy Aug 04, 2010

    samsung rs2534ww fridge not cooling .Display reads 40 degrees but inside temp is 56

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It sounds like the refrigerator evap is frozen up causing the compartment to get too hot. shut the unit off and let it thaw out. then take the screws out of the cover to check the stryrofoam on the back side of the cover to see if theres broken spots on it causing the air to bypass the evap causing it to freeze. Theres two screws behind the light cover and two at the very bottom of the cover and two behind the decorative plugs about 1/2 way

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