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Amana ARB2217C Fridge

My refrigerator has a common problem. The freezer compartment is cold but not the fridge compartment. I notice the freezer compartment has a lot of ice built up. Can you let me know where I can find the defrost timer in this refrigerator? I have hard time to locate this device. Thank you.

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Its under the light bulb assembly in the frigidare compartment

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is the freezer cold. the freezer is acualy the only refrigeratted compartment . it has the evap coil in the rear wall and a fan to cerculate the air . a potion of the air is let into the food compartment . most comonly the freezer defrost system can be the fault. so i would requier answers to the first question. is the freezer compartment working. hope this helped

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Could be, also, maybe the drain hose may be kinked or plugged. Normally the hose leads to a drain pan under the ref, where a fan blows across it to evaporate the water.

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