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Re: Never shuts off.Too cold
Try defrosting. if you can move everything out unplug ,turn it off w/ doors open 6 to 12 hrs this will free up any clogged tubes. Set it at a low setting and keep an eye on it, If this doesn't work your thermostat may be going out.let me know.Good luck. Len West
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check the damper vent door between the two compartments to make sure its open to let the cold air in from the freezer then make sure the evaporator fan is operating to help push air thru this door,sometimes these doors freeze shut or if its a motor driven vent door the motor could be bad too
check the damper door vent located between the refrige and freezer for being iced up and stuck shut,if cold air from freezer can't get past thid door the refrige will warm up,if this isnt the problem,adjust the refrige temp control and watch and see if this makes this door open and close as you adjust the temp of the refrige compartment
if just the refrige isnt cold,check the damper door located between the freezer and refrige compartments and see if its open to let in cold air from freezer,if not sometimes they freeze shut and cant operate with temperature setting changes/if nothings cold,then replace the ptc overload relay located on the compressor body,it just unplugs off the compressor
there is one of 2 possibilities,either the damper door between the refrige and freezer compartments is frozen shut due to ice build up and needs thaw out,the cold control that controls this door is bad or the mother board on the lower rear apron behind a cover panel is defective,if you have had light bulbs go out in the refrige compartment and now the refrige part does not cool and the temp light readout is dark this is a good indication its the motherboard,also if the lights are strobing and you can hear a relay clicking
Bad water valve, not shutting off all the way, replace water valve located on rear of refrig. Just follow water line from wall to water valve(may be by way of filter), unplug refrig from wall, remove rear cardboard or steel cover and you will see valve.
It may have auto-defrost or frost-free feature that is not operating. Also there is a drain tube that goes from the compartments to the bottom of the fridge where the evaporator pan is. The tube may be plugged.
You have air dampers in this fridge.
Adjust them to a warmer setting.
Look along the left wall down low beside the vegetable bins.
If this does not correct the problem you have electronic temp sensors that have gone bad.
A technician will be needed to determine that.
Keep your fingers crossed that the damper is too open.
Any adjustment will take 24 hours to be noticeable.