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Freezer is frozen fridge is warm

Fridge and freezer normaly set on 5. The other day freezer thawed and fridge got warm. I cleaned out alot of dust on fridge parts and cranked freezer and fridge controls to 9. Freezer is now frozen but fridge side is still warm.

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    Mike Smith May 28, 2010

    Adjust the freezer control midway . The higher you turn it , the less air flow the refrig section gets . The lower you adjust it , the more air flow to the refrig .

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Your model is most likely the Profile Artica style. Most times the defrost heater is burned out behind the rear of the freezer wall. Manually defrost and look at the defrost heater to see if burned out. That model possibly has the glass covered defrost heater and will be easy to spot if burned out because the element is inside a glass tube, If you replace the defrost heater also replace the defrost thermostat, Please send me your model number located near floor of the fresh food compartment door seal and kick plate, Thanks Sea Breeze

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Hi,
There are a few reasons why the refrigerator part will not cool...here are a couple of tips that will help you to figure out why the refrigerantor is not cooling...

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