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Fridge is not cooling, freezer is keeping food frozen, but would not re-freeze anything on coldest temp

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HI,
the reason it keeps freezing up is it has a bad ADC or adaptive defrost control. The part is located in the back top right corner behind all the controls in the REFRIGERATOR section.replace it

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Check your evaporator and condensor coils to make sure they are clean. Most service calls are because of blocked coils and dirt build up. If your fridge is older the compressor might be getting weak and not compressing like it should.


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