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Light keeps going off (refrigerator keeps going off?)

Light goes off, I trip the fuse, it goes back on. An hour later, same problem. Fuse doesn't look like it's "off" - I manually trip it to get the light back on.

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SOURCE: The refrigerator "over temperature" alarm

Look at the bottom hinge and see if the door closing cam is worn or broken. These are cheap inexpensive plastic cams that go over the hinge and this helps the door close. Once the door gets closed the seal takes over and seals itself. If either one of these is not functioning correctly then that would allow hot air to get in and cause an over temp issue. Also make sure you don't have any food items blocking the air vents from the freezer to the fridge, this is how the fridge cools itslef, it uses the air from the freezer through a series of vents and fans.

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