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REFRIGARATOR SECTION NOT COOLING PROPERLY, BACK WALL OF BOTTOM FREEZER SECTION FROSTING UP.

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  • ptatreau Nov 16, 2009

    Will keep you posted on my progress with the problem. thank you, Paul Tatreau

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Try setting the freezer to warmer,this will push the cold air to the bottom,this is just a adjustment on the fan deflector,not a thermostat as people believe,this adjustment will still keep the freezer in the freeze temp,not to worry,and adjust the thermostat in the fridge compartment to about 7 or 8.Let this temp have time to change 8 hours or so,if this does not help,then remove the inner compartment of the freezer unit,the panels,and the little fan.You will find the coils at the bottom rear of the freezer compartment,freezing,and a ice bottom,froze over.Defrost this with hot water.There is a drain,under the ice,that has clogged up with food debris,and the water could not drain out,The water is from when the defrost,that melts the ice off the coils>The defrost timer only comes on for a short time,to get the frost off the coils,that is why they call it frost free.Anyway,the drain,takes the water down under the unit,to a drip pan,sense there is not much water to be put in the drip pan,it evaporates quickly.You will have a mess,under there once the ice and the food debris is cleared away,it may take some air pressure to clear the drain,after the ice is gone,but not much.Use a air tank,to do this,un- less the hot water does the trick.Then just make sure the drain is clear,maybe run water threw it.Put it back together,and you are finished.I hope this helps,if so,please let us know if it was ,at all helpful,thank you.

Posted on Nov 16, 2009

  • Ronny Bennett Sr.
    Ronny Bennett Sr. Nov 16, 2009

    thank you,and I hope it works out.

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