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Whirlpool conquest sibe by side GS6SHAXKQ01 freezer has defrosted and food is thawed

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    Is the compressor running? How old is the unit?

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I have whirlpool conquest model GS6SHAXKQ01 - Came home to puddle of water, everything in freezer is melting, frig is getting warm. Lights come on both sides...Suggestions? Thanks

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  3. bad thermo switch in freezer
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