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GE refrigerator side-by-side not cooling.

About three weeks ago My refrigerator stopped cooling while the freezer worked well. Thanks to this DB I found my evaporator coils were iced up so I thawed them and clean my condenser coils. Everything seemed to work well. Now, three weeks later neither my refrigerator nor freezer will cool. I have checked the evaporator - there is no ice on the evaporator coils and they are not cooling. I have check both freezer thermisters - At 32 degrees they measure 16,300 ohms respectfully. I don't know what to check next.

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Hi Mike,
I am having the same problem with a Hotpoint side by side. (Model # hss22ifmd ww ) Could you tell me the more detailed info mentioned above. Thank you so much.
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This sounds like a defrosting problem. There is a defrost timer, a heater element, and a therm-o- disk thing that shuts the heater off when the frost is melted. These are the things to check, but it's usually the heater that is burnt out.

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You need a new defrost heater

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Look for excessive frost build up in the freezer, there may be a problem with the defrost cycle.

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