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Refrigerator is not working...

I am not sure if the refrigerator was working all day or not. I think i left the door closed, but obviously not closed completely. i set the temperature at 8 which are pretty cool. However, there is nothing going on. On the other hand, the freezer is working just fine. it keeps pouring the cold air.
I think the thermometer has burned out or some control unit in the rear has gone bad. What do i need to do?

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Nongbu2380 lets see what happens. Those model remember how long the door was open. It's in the memory so it tried to keep up the cooling while the dore was open and may have missed a defrost. You may get it to cycle correctly again by unplugging for a few minutes so the control board will reset. If you continue to have problem I will send you the instructions to put the refrigerator in self diagnostics or to manually reset the board. Hope to help, let me know, Sea Breeze

Posted on Sep 13, 2009

Testimonial: "the cool air is coming out. as you told me, i unplugged the cord for about 30mins and plugged it back. soon the cool air is coming out. Thank you much"

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    John Tripp Sep 13, 2009

    I believe while the door was open the electric controlled damper may have frosted itself shut. Check if there is air flow from the incoming vent inside the fresh food section.

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    John Tripp Sep 13, 2009

    You may need to have a look id after a couple normal defrost if the damper has opened. Let me know soon so I will be able to help you before something spoils. Your model if the the correct mo0del above your post has electronic controlled thermostat. But the damper for you model has been known to get stuck open or closed. If you have more questions or need help feel free to let me know, Thanks, Sea Breeze
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    John Tripp Sep 13, 2009

    Thank You For The Rate! You are very welcome. Sea Breeze

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