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Maytag refrig MTF2142EEW01 cools but then warms too much presumably during defrost. Thermometer showed freezing 10F then nearly room temp for a while then cold again. Evap fan runs; although not when refrig is first plugged in.

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Can you clarify the problem. If I am not mistaken you are trying to say it is getting warm because it is defrosting on it's own.

Posted on Jul 09, 2010

  • adkinsja Jul 09, 2010

    It is frost free, so I do expect it to defrost on its own. I'm not sure it has anything to do with the defrost system. Bottom line is it cools sufficiently, but then warms to nearly room temperature and then cools again.

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