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My refrigerator is coming on lights working but it is not colding nor is it freezing it is about 5 years old what do u think could b the problem

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Check condition of door seals as this is the most common problem
the seals will not properly seal when the door is closed so the cold air is not getting colder but is leaking onto the floor
next, there may be a gas leak so have a refrigeration technician check it out.

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