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My side by side whirlpool ref. doese not cool or freeze even though the motor continues to run.

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If it is not cooling in either freezer or fridge and the compressor is running you are more than likely short of refrigerant which has leaked out. The leak needs to be repaired and the fridge recharged. If there is slight cooling you should make sure that the fans are operating and that you have airflow.

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