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I had a problem with refrigerator side not cold. I followed your suggestion and defrosted the freezer. The refrigerator worked for a week, now it is not getting cold. Is there some part that needs repair?

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You have a problem with the defrost cycle. Your evaporator in the freezer is getting icedup and blocking airflow. I don't know your exact model but if it has a defrost timer then replace that and the defrost bimetal thermostat in the freezer. They are both cheap and easy to install. If your refrig has a control board then you will need to buy a new board because the defrost is controlled by the board. The boards are not cheap though.

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