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Top of the refridgerator is not cooling, but the bottom is still cooling and so is the freezer.

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Hello-- Never Heard this before. I'll try. If it has a duct at the back that runs down with two outlets one is stopped up. the top one. If one it will be behind the light. there is a vent make sure it is ok. putting out air good. You can't have ten foil on the rack or any thing like that. the air can't go around right. That's about all I know.
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If you have a side by side then check the fan in the freezer if it not working you will need to replace motor

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The bottom line here is that if air is prevented from moving from the refridgerator, back down to the freezer, then your refridgerator will not cool, but your freezer will work just fine. You will not need to replace the fan, unless the fan is not functioning. You may need to check the dampener, to ensure that your multi-air flow channel is open - (allowing air to come into the refridgerator). The multi-air flow channel is easy to remove once all of the shelves are removed from your refridgerator. Only 2 screws holding it in (securing the center rack top and bottom). The top screw is located behind a small plastic cover that can be removed.

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