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I have a GE side by side that no matter how high I set the thermostat refrigerator side is not cooling also water is running from below freezer side

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We had the same problem with ours..we got rid of it,it was happening every single year...what we did was take everything out of the freezer and you will see a metal piece..take the screws off of that (lay old rags or towels down in-side the bottom of the freezer) get a hair dryer and defrost the coils..screw the metal back on and call your local fridge/freezer repair shop and tell them whats going on and they will have to order you a part for it,I can't think of it now, but that should help for a while 

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Sounds like your defrost timer is not working. If the back of the freezer has frost built up then your timer is bad.

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