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Year 2002/2003 Kenmore 596.73502202 Yesterday I noticed our freezer was a little on the warm side, I though someone may have left it open a little. Closed it, and this morning everything was melted. The refridgerator part seemed cold as usual. The fan in the back is blowing cool air instead of the normal warm air. Any suggestions

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SOURCE: freezer works but refridgerator warm

you could find ice behind the back panel - worth a check. however the problem is probably ice in the return vent from fridge to freezer and the only way to cure is to switch off and leave for a day with doors open. if im right and you try this, if it re-occurs you may have a problem with the defrost system

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thermostat problem exists in your freezer so replace it

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The problem is that your computer board has stopped working. it is a small square white part that you can order from the jen-air website/manufacturer. Detatch the upper panel that includes your temperature control, and it will be located towards the right side. 
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the relay on your compressor is bad go behind you refrigerator and take off the the bottom panel the relay is on the left side of your compressor usually

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SOURCE: We left the freezer door open all night by accident two days ago

I turned the fridge side off on mine, and left it overnight (last night!). This morning there is frozen stuff in the freezer. I think the compressor motor just needed ALOT of time to cool down b4 it would work properly again

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