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Whirlpool side by side (106.56692501). Refrig was not cooling but freezer is. Freezer is slowly heating up though. Unit is still running. It just isn't blowing air into the refrigerator.

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  • dborders Jul 20, 2009

    I know that. Why is the ice building up though. Is it the defrost timer? The air damper? I am looking for the actual cause.

  • dborders Jul 20, 2009

    I know that. Why is the ice building up though. Is it the defrost timer? The air damper? I am looking for the actual cause.

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You have ice in freezer fins. You need to remove back panel inside of freezer, melt all the ice replace panel, plug refridge back in. The ice causes bad airflow to the refridge side, causing to heat up.

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  • Frank Meola Jul 20, 2009

    I answered what you asked, Thanks for negative feedback!!!! You asked why air was not blowing into refrige side and why freezer was heating up. Just do what I said and problem is corrected!!! Caused by doors being left open to long, nothing is broken!!!

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