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Gladiator ref is not cooling properly

Gladiator 21 cu ft the back of the ref is hot to the touch about 95 degree the freezer is working just fine, the temp is about 50 degrees inside. I did clean all the coils etc. the unit was purchased from neighbor. neighbor said only freezes no ref. It did operate just fine for about 2/3 days, fan runs, all the basics i do believe are correct. cycles on off etc.

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Check to see if there is cold air coming from the freezer to the refridgerator side through the vent holes The compressor maybe getting weak or the freon charge maybe low. Does the unit run a long time before it shuts off? 50 degrees is not cold enough for a freezer. You should be around 32 or less.


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