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Too cold in frig

The vegetables in the veggie drawer routinely get a layer of ice on them. Also, had meat in lower portion of frig and three of four steaks froze. I have turned the temperature setting way down, but it doesn't seem to make a difference.
Read somewhere about blowdrying the freezer vent. Does that make sense?

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  • maofournj Mar 20, 2009

    No matter what I set the fridge at veggies and my water and juice are frozen slightly.

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Check for a faulty thermostat it is responsable of shutting down the compressor when it reaches your desire temp.

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