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I have a Whirlpool ED25PWXAN0 .. it stopped cooling in the fridge and freezer, when the freezer started gettimg warm I could hear a sound coming from the bottom of the freezer, it sounded like drops of water falling onto something hot ... like a sizzle. Nothing but the lights seem to work now. any help please ?... I'd REALLY appreciate it.

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Look at the drawing part #6 is the defrost timer.
Directly below that is a hole about the size of a dime its an access to a part of the timer you can turn with a flat tip screwdriver. There is a small removable cover there so here is what to do.

Open the fridge door and look up at the bottom of the control panel.

Remove the cover if it is there.

Slowly turn the timer you will hear it click until your unit comes on you will be able to see which way it turns as it is designed in a manner that a flat tip will only turn it one way.

That should get it going for a bit you will need a new timer.

Thanks for asking.
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