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Auto defrost not working

Our GE side by side refrigerator model TFX20JRBGWW appears to not be defrosting properly. Therefore, the coils in the freezer section are frosted over and the refrigerator section is warm. Will a manual defrost help this problem and bring the auto defrost cycle back on again?
Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

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Re: Auto defrost not working

A manual defrost will help in the sense that it will healp save your food now if you dont mind spending a little cash may i suggest you go buy a eurika 350 hand held steamer its great for defrosting and about 1000 other thuings around your house you canget it at lowes places like that after defrosting the unit will freeze again in about two to three days depending on how many times you open your door reply to this thered with the appox age of your unit and i can better advise from there some times as in the case of a stuck theroma stat if seen it fix them but i wouldnt count on it hold my rating tii we are done

Posted on Jan 19, 2008

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