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Fridge problem Freezer is freezing properly. Fridge is warm, even when temperature is set to 7.

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  • mejill Jun 17, 2008

    I have very little air coming out of the refrig. and wha tis coming out is not is warm. The freezer is working fine. HELP...can't afford to have this problem.

  • Anonymous Mar 24, 2014

    Freezer light says warm temperature

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Hi. The most common failure for this make refrigerator is a bad evaporator fan motor. You should feel air coming out of the diffuser in your freezer. If not, either the fan motor is bad or you have alot of frost build up on the evaporator. You would see alot of frost on the back wall of the freezer where the evaporator coil is located. If this is the case, most likely the defrost bimetal thermostat. But if no frost, the evaporator fan motor is most common and likely to be your problem. Visit me on Ebay username: themackshack. Good luck! Mack

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