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Kenmore bottom freezer will not defrost

Kenmore model 596.7182101 bottom refrigerator freezer keeps icing up. What do I do?

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I would check the Freezer Fan as the main point. This fan is very hard to diagnose because the fan will spin but not fast enough to circulate the chilled air thru the freezer and frig. The minimum cost for labor and parts is around $300.00

Posted on Aug 02, 2009

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Waiting for your response and more detailed explanation.
Huuum

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