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Hi, I have a Whirlpool fridge/frezzer, model WRN38*WG6, its about 8 years old but until recently has worked perfectly. There is some water dripping from the grid under the freezer into the main part of the fridge. I changed the temp to be the coldest but this only made the food in the fridge freeze! so I've put it back to half way in between. Any ideas on what might be causing it?

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Check the compressor with a volt meter, if the compressor is getting proper voltage then check the relay. But this sounds like a problem with the compressor

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Adjust the temperature control for the freezer to a normal setting. Fast freeze is only for when new products are put in that need to be frozen. This locks the system into a continuous run mode and could be responsible for the freezing condition in the refrigerator section. Check the temperatures with a thermometer as the sensor for the freezer temperature could be bad causing the light to come on.

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When you open door to freezer do you hear a fan inside that compartment blowing? If you don't the fan motor is shot and will need to be replaced.

Posted on Nov 26, 2008

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SOURCE: water dripping from freezer onto top shelf of fridge with ice buildup back of freezer

Hi, I can help you. The drain is plugged in the freezer section. Could I get the model #?
Some models need an after market drain heat strip added.
Please let me know and I can get you through tis.

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Posted on May 30, 2009

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SOURCE: The freezer section is working ok but the fridge

hi..you may have a coolant leak and need it repaired
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