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Neither Freezer nor refrig is cooling

Got home last night to puddle on floor in front of side by side fridge (Amana, ARS2662). Contents of freezer, mainly ice bin, were half melted/thawed. Refrig side contents were also warming. I could hear something running, whether a fan or not, and lights are working, just no cold air. The unit's otherwise run fine in the four years I've had it. Possible suspects: Never knew to clean the coils (underneath). That's probably just for operating efficiency, but could it affect the compressor? Also, seal on fridge side wasn't completely tight though can't imagine that would make a (big) difference, and it wouldn't have been the first time. If not either of those possibilities, have no clue. Haven't explored too much. Did unplug unit on way out door this morning (Will not turning off water cause flood? And should I have opened doors?) What can I check out before paying for a service call and maybe more? Thanks!

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  • Anonymous Feb 10, 2008

    fan is on but dont hear compresser

  • detra Oct 13, 2008

    either frezzer cooling, but light is on and barely cool.

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Pull the compressor side cover off. Pry off the square box. This is your compressor start relay. Check for continuity. It's probably blown. If ok check for voltage to the compressor.

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