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Kenmore bottom freezer refrigerator warming up

Ice maker stopped working, then a week later the refrigerator and freezer units started warming up. fans working, unit seems to make same hum as usual. frost forming on back wall of freezer. units have not lost all cooling - but noticeably warmer and freezer items starting to thaw. as for ice maker, house supply line delivering water to valve, but seems to be no water going from valve up plastic ice maker line to flexible tube that goes through back wall of freezer compartment. don't know if these two issues are related. i have ordered a replacement water valve.

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Hi
There is a definetely leak in the cooling gas.
Firstly... You will need to find from where the gas has leaked. It is usually on the compressor pipes..... but not always.


Secondly you are right about the Water Valve... it needs to be changed.
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Berry

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