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Freezer in this model ffa52 is icing up and is not defrosting as it should do as the food in it is always soft.

The freezer is not defrosting as it should and it is icing up .food is also soft to the touch.there is a button at the top of the unit with a push type setting with symbols on it .what should the button be in or out for normal running.

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You could also have a defrost problem with either the heating element not coming on when it should or the defrost timer is not advancing properly and not sending the signal to the thermostat to let the heating element come on. The thermostat could also be a problem as well. Hope this helps!

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Button should be pushed in. Rich

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