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The freezer coil in the lower freezer section freezes up with ice. I have the upper section at 5C and the freezer 18C. We first notice that there is water under the fruit drawers and the fridge seems to be running a lot. This tells me that it is time to take the inside of the freezer apart and apply heat to the coil until it is free of ice. The coil is so full of ice that the freezer has to be heated to remove the outer panels as the ice is holding the panels.

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Unplugged it and defrosted the coil with a blower and it starts working fine ...

It it happens again perhaps defrost sensor, timer, or perhaps the heater coil being a problem. the heater is on the coil you will seethe wires the therm. is on the top of coils timer could be at lower back of refrig.

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