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My GE Adora Model dss25ksra refrigerator decided last night to stop working. It's a case of "the lights are on but nobody is home". The lights inside will come on when the doors open, but the compressor and fan are not operating. I pulled out fridge and vacuumed off the dust from the compressor (which I occassionally will do) but this didn't seem to help. I looked for a reset switch on the compressor thinking maybe it could have overheated, but I couldn't see a reset. Do I have a motherboard issue here? Thanks, David

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Yes it does sound like a motherboard issue=> WR55X10942 Main Control Board It is also good to replace the=> WR07X10057 Start Relay and WR62X0079 Run Capacitor and examine the condenser and evaporator fan motors to insure they are working properly if the motherboard has been replaced. I am here should you need me, Thanks John Tripp Appliance 911

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check freezer for frost build up and if fan blowing, check condenser make sure clean, and fan blowing, check vents in refrig. make sure no blockage, controls should be in the middle setting,

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SOURCE: freezer works but fridge remains warm.

The same fan that circulates air in the freezer also blows air in to the fridge. If you open the freezer door and hold the door switch closed you should hear the fan running. If not you have a failed motor or motor control. Look at the back wall of the freezer section and see if there is a heavy frost build up. If so. you have a defrost system problem. Please post back with what you find and with the complete model number and I will try to walk you through the steps of checking everything.

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the fan behind the freezer panel inside

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Check and make sure fan in frezer section works should be able to hear fan slowing down when you open freezer, or find door switch and press and hold..hope it helps you..

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