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Refrigerator LG Model GR-T452G freezer works but fridge doesnt due to airflow between freezer to fridge blocking up with ice. I am having to pour boiling water down the back of the freezer to get the fridge to work each day. I assume it is a problem with the cyclic defrost, but I have no idea how to reapir or at least identify the problem. Can anyone help?

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Locate your defrost timer, they are either in the buttom front of the refrigerator, in back of the refrigerator, or inside compartment behind the plastic covers. On the defrost timer there is a slot were it can be turned using a screwdriver, or there is a round window were you can see it running.when you turn this dial and it clicks, you should now go into defrost. with all the ice build up in your evaporator you should hear the ice cracking indicating that the heaters are working, if not you might have open defrost heaters.

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The best way I know is to totally defrost it.Unplug it clean it out,put pans of hot water in it to speed up the process,leave the doors open.When you star it back up set at 4 or 5 and keep an eye on it.


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