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Sub zero model 241RFD

FRIDGE WORKS FINE. BOTTOM FREEZER DOES NOT FREEZE

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

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SOURCE: Sub-Zero model 211

First of all, the freezer temperature is the MAIN part of the unit. Either look for a new thermostat for your model unit and try switching it out, or look for a new fan motor for the freezer. The concept of the refrigerator is just like an A/C unit. It is designed to remove heat from one spot and andcarry it to a discharge place of NO imporatnce. I would definately start with the thermostat in the top of your refrigerator since it is likely the least expensive solution. Research your particular model number for proper fan replacement if it comes down to it. Also, check to insure that the freezer isn't frozen up behind the back wall. Let me know if there is anything else I can help with or if you need more assistance on the same issue.

Posted on Mar 14, 2008

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SOURCE: sub zero freezer too warm

I believe the freezer has to get down to 7 degrees or lower for icemaker to harvest. Clean your condenser and blow it out. If that doe not fix it you will need service for sealed system

Posted on Oct 08, 2008

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SOURCE: 1983 sub zero 241rfd with extensive ice on fridge

sounds like a thermostat and a timer to me
start off with a thermostat if that doesnt work buy a timer
it's a bit expensive like 100.00 buy if you like the fridge or cant afford a new 1
thermo $10- $30
timer 30-70 try to buy recycled parts that are tested there cheeper

Posted on Jul 27, 2009

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SOURCE: older model fridge freezes on the refrig. side

check the damper door and see if its iced up this is between the refrige and freezer compartments and lets cold into refrige from freezer,if it ices up in the open condition the refrige control cant change the temp,defrost the door and then see if the control moves the door,if so also check the door seals to make sure they are sealing good so as not to let warm air in that can condense and freeze things like the damper door

Posted on Jan 17, 2010

heatman101
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SOURCE: fridge does not stay cold but the freezer works

Hi,
There are a few reasons why the refrigerator part will not cool...here are a couple of tips that will help you to figure out why the refrigerantor is not cooling...

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Posted on Jul 19, 2010

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