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Kenmore Elite Ultra Fresh Refrigerator with surround cool

This refrigerator started out with water on the floor then it would freeze everything in it. now it freezes everything all the time. EVERYTHING in it freezes. Veggies in the crisper freezes. Thanks

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  • Anonymous Aug 27, 2008

    We have the same problem with our refrigerator. Our frige is a Kenmore Elite with the frige on top and a huge drawer at the bottom for the freezer.

    It freezes almost everything from cheese, veggies, meats, milk, etc.

    We have lowered the temp all the way down to 1 and nothing has changed.

    We've been trying to search for solutions but we have found nothing.

    We don't want to get a repair man until we know what is the problem and if it can be corrected.

    Thanks!

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check behind the drawers is there a water tank for water in thew door that would be my first guess

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If you have a side by side model you need to look at the refrigerator compartment wall on the left of the bottom drawer and move the slide control to the warmer/fruit/vegitable setting instead of the meat setting.
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I went ahead and signed up for Sears' service warranty since I knew I had to get someone to come out.  IT costs $200/yr.  They say it covers everything, but when the technician came out, he told me that it just covers $500 per visit.  He said that a new motherboard and the labor alone was going to make it $498.  Anyway,   he had ordered a new motherboard. Apparently the motherboard wasn't working.  It is located in the back bottom left side of the refrigerator behind the panel.  There is a compartment on the lefthand side that slides out and houses the motherboard.  He put that in and also had to fix the fan that is in the back of the freezer.  That fan is the one that sends cool air up to the refrigerator part. When I had looked at the fan before the repair man came, it was not moving at all.  So at least take a look at the fan in the freezer.  Just take out the freezer drawers, and the fan is located in the top center of the freezer behind the compartment cover.  Maybe that's the problem with your refrigerator, the fan.  Hope that's all it is. Good luck!

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Hi, riverbyfarm
You did try what i would of recommended first!
The resetting of the system by, turning off the controls of the freezer and the fridge first and then unplugging it or if you can't reach the plug, to throw the breaker off for 5 minutes!
That is a possibility in the order that I described!!!!!

Second I ask, is the freezer packed full to the hilt with packages?
In some refrigerators if the frozen food covers the air vents in the freezer cause they are plied sky high and deep in the freezer it can cause a problem.
The freezer and fridge share the air and have to have the vents or passages free so to allow sharing of the cold air!
Let me know if the measures as I prescribed have an affect.

Waiting for your reply!
Bless You Huuum

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