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Refrigerator is Warm and Freezer is Cold

Freezer is running 0 degrees and the refrigerator is at 65 degrees. Setting is all the way down to lowest setting. Garage where it is located is 101 dgrees.

Electrolux Refrigerator Model FRT18B4AW2.

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  • Huachuca Sep 09, 2009

    I did pull the panel off the back of the inside of the freezer and the coils are iced over. Fan is working. How do I check the heater and the defrost timer? Where are they located and what am I looking for?

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The hot air does have an effect on the system, but it should be cooling better than this. Your defrost system may have burned out. Look at the heaters first, then check the defrost timer. They both may need to be replaced. Call us for parts and we'll be sure to get the right ones out to you. Hope this helps! :>)! Ella

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