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Refridgerator is not cooling properly

After a power blip the fridge side will not cool to the setting of 34 it stays at 48 to 53 and will not cool down.

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  • krobbins Mar 21, 2008

    Our refrigerator side does not cool down as it should, milk goes bad a week before date. It was fixed 2 months ago (or so i thought) when the fan was making a noise like it was rubbing something, repairman replaced motor and all seemed O.K., except it still did not cool down enough. Now 2 months after repair the fan is making that noise again and i think it is icing up and fan hitting ice.

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Ours does this too; it says its 34 degrees but really its 53-58 degrees. . . The compressor coolant part of the machine freezes and then it can't circulate the cold air to cool the fridge. You have to unplug it for at least 24 hours to let it thaw, or you can take out the lower drawers and shelves, unscrew and remove the lower back pannel (from the inside of the fridge). We use a blow dryer to thaw out the ice block that formed on the unit. It goes faster if it is unplugged, this fridge is horrible we lost hundreds of dollars in groceries before we figured out the problem.

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