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Maytag side by side not cooling

The whole fridge was warming when we got up this morning, so we transfered everything to coolers, and the freezer started cooling on it's own about two hours later, but the fridge side is still warm. The small flap in the back near the bottom behind the drawers is covered in frost, and no ice is being made. Can you help me?the coils freeze over and the refrigirator gets warm due to the restricted air flow. I took it apart and manually defrosted it also checked the circuit for the heater wire it was ok I then changed the module. It still does the same.

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Sounds like the defrost circuit has failed. It could be one or more of the following -

Adaptive defrost control
Defrost heater
Defrost thermostat

Reply back if you have troubleshooting skills and I will help more.

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That means that the evaporation system is not working.

Do a complete defrost overnight, if you keep having the problem, check defrost system and thermostat, if they are ok, you may need to replace compressor/recharge gas.

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