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Amana BX22A2W - freezer works, fridge not cooling

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I own Amana model number BX22A2W.

Amana refrigerator with bottom freezer - Freezer works, no air circulation to refrigerator compartment. Compressor and condenser fan run. Freezer is cold, and evaporator fan runs in the freezer compartment, but no flow into the refrigerator. There is no frost on the unit. What should I do next?



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  • Anonymous Jul 11, 2008

    Amana side by side refrigerator--model ARS2667BS--appreoximatly 4-5 years old--



    Freezer seems to be doing fine--refrigerator side is warm--

  • lanphuongvu Aug 26, 2008

    I have a subzero 690, 5 years old, Freezer works great, Fridge is not cold, temperature is at 59-61, should be at 42. Freezer makes ice, cold, nothing seems to be the problem. Please help. Side panel is so hot. It seems to adjust by the outside temperature. On a cool day, it goes down to 49 instead of 59. Thank you.

  • steven888 Nov 01, 2008

    I have the same problem. Please advise.

  • Anonymous Nov 12, 2008

    Same problem.  Freezer works fine but fridge is not cold enough.  set to 7 which is the highest temperature allowed.

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Same problem here with an Amana refrigerator with the freezer on the bottom. I removed the back panels and vacuumed dust and cat hair out. The back panel in the freezer was frosted over with ice on the bottom. I removed the shelves and food and used a hairdryer to loosen the panel. The ice maker made it harder to remove the plastic panel so I pulled it back and saw the cooling fins frozen solid. I used the hairdryer to melt the ice and a shop vacuum to collect the water. It works like new again.

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Had same exact problem - followed advice for fixing same problem in similar refrig. took of the back panel off the freezer section - 8 hex head screws - and found the cooling fins all frosted over.

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SOURCE: Amana BX22A2W - freezer works, fridge not cooling

Check the damper in the top back of the fresh food section. make sure that it is open and air is coming through it.

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