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I have Traulsen URS48DT fridge. The freezer works fine, but the fridge stays at 53 deg. I defrosted for 24 hrs and cleaned all. It didn't help. Fan turns and blows air but it's not cold.


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  • moxichitta Jan 20, 2008

    I have just the opposite problem.  The freezer doesn't work and the refrigerator does.  How did you solve your problem?

    When I defrost the freezer, it works again for about two weeks and then it freezes up again.



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There is a damper motor that is behind the vent where you feel the cold air coming out in the fridge section.  That damper should open and close after making temp. adjustments.  See if you can look in the vent and see if it is wide open.  Set your freezer on the coldest setting and check this vent again an hour or so later.  If it is still wide open then that damper motor is bad.  Let me know if you find something different or have any questions.

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too much ice bulid up will stop enough cold air being blown into the fridge.Try turning it off letting all ice melt then turn it back on again and set thermostat at a lower temp.There may be ice you can't see.

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the problem is going to more then likely in the main control board which is on the back of the refrigerator in a little compartment this board is bad about going out if you have power surges or outages

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I had a similar problem and had to replace my mother board and pump motor.  

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