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I have a kenmore coldspot 106.74259400 last night lost power and since then the fridge will not run. Lights and waterfilter work but compressor and fans not working. Cleaned out coils and drip pan 2 days ago and the condensor is cold to the touch and drip pan empty. No ice in freezer but back wall of it is cold. water was on the back shelf of the fridge unplugged for an hour replugged tryed dials and no good.

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SOURCE: Kenmore Refrgierator is not cooling enough

Is the frost on the entire surface of the evaporator or just a portion. If it is only frosting on a portion there is a possibility your system has developed a leak and has lost some of the charge. Or your compressor has lost its ability to pump the gas. A bad condenser fan motor overtaxes the compressor and can cause premature failure. If it is a bad compressor it may be time to replace the refrigerator. Replacing the compressor is an expensive job and the warranty is only one year on a replaced compressor.

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The problem is the defrost drain trough is plugged with ice. You will have to turn off the refrigerator, remove the freezer back panel and use a baby aspirator to help you apply and remove hot water to melt the ice. Then insert the aspirator in the drain hole to blow out any thing that may have gotten lodged inside. You will hear the water draining now to the pain underneath the refrigerator. Hope that helps you, good luck!!
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SOURCE: ice and water on the bottom shelf

the blower motor of your fridge which is located at the back panel of your fridge is not running

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remove the back wall leave the unit to run half hour open and see if coil have frost all the way from the top of the coil to the bottom if the coil is full you have adefrost problem could be your timer defrost thermostart or heater

Posted on Mar 31, 2009

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SOURCE: drip pan needs emptying; had repairman out for other issues, now fridge keeps overflowing

The accumulated ice you saw is of course the source of the water. The refrigerator will eventually rid itself of the excess ice and the problem will therefore disappear on it's own after a while. The drip pan is normally filled with only a small amount of water, and that is dried up by the condenser cooling fan under the fridge. The pan is removable from most units, but not without making a mess. I suppose you can make and clean up the mess one time and be done with it.

Posted on May 20, 2009

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