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Freezer is OK but fridge is warm..butter is melting,food rotting

We had this problem before, turning down fridge to 4 helped for awhile but now fridge is warm again. Freezer is OK. I saw one solution say check/replace evaporator fan motor. There is no air coming out of the slots in the rear bottom of the fridge compartment. The copper coil is clean and the vent in the back is clear of lint.

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Check the damper in the top back of the fresh food section. make sure that it is open and air is coming through it.

Posted on Nov 02, 2008

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yes the evap fan in the frezer should be running when the compressor is running[it may not for a minute or so as it starts up.Amana's are good for the connectors at the evap fan motor comming apart.the connectors are white and will look like its together but when you pull it will come apart.i would always cut the connector out and use a wire nut so wont happen again.if any other questions please email thru FixYa and i will be glad to help. God bless ,tom

Posted on Jan 30, 2009

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There is a vent that is connected from the freezer down to the fridge right where the fan is,make sure nothing is blocking it.

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Posted on Feb 27, 2009

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Your defrost system has failed. The ice buildup prevents the fridge side from cooling properly.

Posted on Jul 04, 2009

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There are a few things that it could be. Do you mean the evaparator coil? This would be the coil on the inside of the freezer, the condenser is outside the unit. If the evap. coil is freezing, you could have to much in your freezer blocking air flow. You could also have a evap. fan not running. Check the owner's manual for the location of the defrost timer, it could be bad. The thermostat needs to be checked and set so that it is at a reasonable level. One last thing to check would be the condensate drain. Make sure the drain is not plugged or the line is not plugged. Good luck.

Posted on Jul 31, 2009

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