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Bottom refrigerator not cooling

The fridge model number id 242 QM, the freezer is cooling but the lower refrigerator is not cooling, wat can be the reason

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The defroster timer, or the defrost element could be out. Also the blower motor in the freezer could be locked up. If you can hear the blower its likely the timer or the element.

Posted on Mar 13, 2008

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    Beau Delony Mar 13, 2008

    Also theres a thermal cutout on some models that shuts off the element if the timer is stuck in defrost mode to keep the unit from catching on fire, usually its located at the top of the element to take into consideration the heat.

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