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Our Whirlpool American Fridge Freezer Model number 8586158150 fridge isn't cold despite the temp saying 5 degrees and the freezer temperature control isn't responding

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Hi.

Try first disconnecting power cord or tripping circuit breaker for five minutes. This sometimes can fix a jammed temperature control.


Remove food and perform a complete defrost by disconnecting power for 24 hours. If the problem disappears, that means that you may have a faulty defrost system, or that the fan motor was blocked by ice.

If that does not fix the problem, then it is probably a faulty temperature control.

Regards.

Posted on May 09, 2010

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