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THE FREEZER SECTION IS COOL BUT THE REFRIDGERATOR IS NOT.THERE IS BUILD UP OF ICE ON THE BACK PANEL. THE FAN RUNS CONTINUOSLY I HAVE ADVANCE THE THE HEATER TIMER TO DEFROST MODE. THE FAN STOPS AND AFTER A PERIOD OD TIME RESTARTS.WHAT PARTS SHOULD I REPLACE?

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There are a few reasons why the refrigerator part will not cool...here are a couple of tips that will help you to figure out why the refrigerantor is not cooling...

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