Question about Kenmore 53642 / 53644 Side by Side Refrigerator

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Something is going wrong with our 12 years old Kenmore side by side refrigerator. Freezer and refrigerator stop cooling and freezing. Only after I manipulate the dials a little and turn them to "coldest" will the fridge/freezer start working again for a while till I repeat the whole procedure again. Pls. help. Do I need to get a new fridge or is repair an option. Thanks for your advice.

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You need check the currant draw on the compressor should between 1.2 to 1.6 amps under a load
you just might have a faulty thermostat control is what is sound like to me.

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