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The evaporator in the bottom refrigerator side is freezing up. What is the most common fix for this problem.

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There are two thermistors on the refrigerator side. one is the fresh food and the second one is located at the bottom left rear of the 2nd evap (refrig side) thats the shunt thermistor. ohm both out. if both are within spec then the next suspected area is the shunt valve. hope this helps... Bill

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Unplug the fridge and pull away from wall. There is a panel on back that has a control board. Look on both sides for burn marks or loose welds. After you manually defrost the refrigerator with a hair dryer you need to check the defrost element and defrost thermostat. Let me know what you find, Sea Breeze

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