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My freezer is not as cold as it should be, and the ice maker is making ice, but very slowly. Also the panel is blinking "sevice". It is a model 632/f 2 side by side. I'm not sure of the age, because it was here when we moved in 2 years ago, and it was not new then.

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If the evaporator coils behind the back panel of the freezer are icing up because of auto defrost failure that will stop the circulation of cold air
check defrost timer, defrost heater, defrost thermostat. In most newer models the timer has been replaced by an electronic control board. If the heater and thermostat are ok it’ll be the control.

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