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My PSD2450GRW Maytag refigerator is not blowing any cold air and everything is melting.

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IF THE FAN ISN'T RUNNING, CHECK IT FOR AN OBSTRUCTION. IF NO OBSTRUCTION, AND YOU HAVE A METER, CHECK FOR 120 VOLTS AT THE FAN MOTOR TERMINALS. IF 120 VOLTS IS PRESENT, REPLACE THE MOTOR.

Posted on Apr 16, 2008

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