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Samsung fridge RS2630, icing up on freezer and fridge not cooling

I have the same problem with model RS2630SH (both this one from Future Shop, Canada), ice up built up on freezer side panel, then it stopped cooling, defrost it, and happen again. The technician came replace the board $250. Same think, the technician now is busy, he said can be the warming element or something else also and he will call me when he will have time. The fridge is 2 years and six months old. Look like nobody can fix it!

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Could be the defrost element. If it does not work and melt the ice off of the evaporator, icing will continue and serve as an insulator. Freezer and refrigerator temps will suffer.
If you unplug the unit and let it defrost for a day and plug back in it will work fine till it freezes up again.

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SOURCE: samsung fridge RS2630SH, side by side, icing up on freezer.

You have to pull out the sensor from the board and test with tester, both sensor should read the resistance of 10,000 to 20,000 ohms. The reading that you show is very low it means that the thermistor is out of range and need replacement.

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