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I AM WORKING ON AN L.G REFRIGERATOR, MOD#LRSC26925TT SER # 604KRREO2158 FOOD IS FREEZING IN THE FRESH FOOD COMPARTMENT EVEN THOUGH THE TEMP IS SET AT 41 DEGREES

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  • papaduck2008 May 26, 2010

    HOW WOULD SETTING THE F.F. TEMP AT 38 DEGREES WHEN IT IS NOW SET AT 41 KEEP THE FOOD IN THE F.F FROM FREEZING?

  • papaduck2008 May 27, 2010

    this makes sense to me,because I have no problem getting cold air,only trying to regulate it. I will get the damper assembly and related sensors.

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Hi, sounds like the damper or damper belt may be at fault. The cold air enters the refer compartment through the damper in the back. If that damper is not controlled to close/open as needed it is likely stuck fully open all the time. That will let cold air in no matter what the t-stat says. See if you can view with a mirror and see if the damper "blinds" are fully open. If the t-stat is turned all the way down the dampers should close, as less cold air is needed. Then, as the t-stat is turned up, the dampers open to let in cold air from the freezer compartment.

Take care

Posted on May 26, 2010

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    Shehu Pro May 27, 2010

    Hi, you have a bad thermostat and you need to replace it....

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Hello,

I advice you reduce the temperature of the refrigerator to 38 degree Fahrenheit, this might help regulate and reduce the freezing's on the food compartment because the normal refrigerator temperature should be at that range.

Take care.

Posted on May 26, 2010

  • Sulaimon Jimoh Olayemi May 26, 2010

    Hello,

    From the question you posted, you said the fresh compartment is freezing foods, that what you said.

    To your comment now,
    inspect the gasket for dirt or debris that could prevent it from sealing.
    If you find any, remove the large debris, then wash the gasket, using a
    scrub brush and warm, soapy water.

    Check the gasket for cracks or tears that can let cold air escape. If
    you find any, replace the gasket.

    Check the seal: Open the door, insert a dollar bill partway and shut the
    door on the bill. Try to pull out the bill. You should feel some
    resistance. Repeat the test at several points around each door. If the
    bill slips out easily, replace the gasket.



      Power and Controls

    1. When your refrigerator isn't cooling your food and drink items,
      first check that the power cord is plugged into a working electrical
      outlet. If you recently plugged in the refrigerator for the first time,
      it will take approximately 8 to 12 hours before the refrigerator is
      cool. Even though the refrigerator is cool in this time frame, you
      shouldn't place the refrigerator to a colder setting until the initial
      cool down stage, which takes 24 hours.

      If the refrigerator has
      been running for 24 hours, you can adjust the refrigerator to a lower
      setting. The control panel is located in upper portion of the
      refrigerator compartment. Press the up arrow button to set the
      refrigerator to a higher setting, which will decrease the temperature of
      the refrigerator compartment.

    2. Door

    3. If the temperature control is correctly set but the refrigerator
      compartment still does not cool down, check the refrigerator door.
      First, remove any food or drink items that are preventing the door from
      fully closing. In addition, make sure all of the drawers are fully
      closed, as they may keep the door from closing.

      Next, clean off
      the gasket with warm, soapy water and a sponge. Rinse the soapy water
      off of the gasket. If the gasket is not clean, it will not create a seal
      with the refrigerator.

      Another reason the refrigerator is not
      cooling down may be because the refrigerator door is opened too
      frequently or left open for a long period of time. Pay attention to your
      use of the door and try to shorten the amount of time the door is
      opened.
    Take care



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