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I have a about 20 year old Maytag RTS17 that is as not cold anymore. THe lower chamber only gets to 40 degres and the upper freezer to 32.Is it repairable?

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  • rmolson Apr 02, 2008

    the back of the unit is 4 inches from the wall the frdige is set at 6

    The freezer at F I ljst recently vacuumed the fan housing. there are no exposed coils just the sealed compressor

  • rmolson Apr 02, 2008

    I did pullout the drip pan and there was some dust, vacummed it it out and now will wait and see thank you

  • robert samples May 11, 2010

    are there coils in the back and do you have them pushed against the wall and what setting is your thermostat at



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Well the coils are underneath then but they are there get a flashlight and look under the fridge bet they are covered with dust you in the usa

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  • robert samples Apr 02, 2008

    on the coils you can get a coil cleaning brush at lowes but that just might fix yor problem



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