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Food not getting cold enough, thermostat on 9

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  • texas spice May 08, 2009

    Have had a new side/side Frigiaire for 6 weeks. The fresh food side will not get cold enough. I like it to be about 33. I can't get it below 37. I have 4 different thermometers inside, including one that can be read without opening the door. They all read about the same. I've tried every setting on the coldness dial. I leave it for a week at the time for each setting. The freezer section works fine.

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Make sure you have the stat turned as low as it will go would need more info to give you a better answer

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