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We have a amana freezer on the bottom refrig. It is 9 years old. It started with not making ice cubes as fast as usual. The refrigerator is fine. We pulled it out and looked at the hose for the water line and that seems to be fine. It now does not make any and the temperature is about 25 - 30. Can anyone help?

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Hello,

The problem is definitely from the gas/ pressure gas.

It is quite empty so the compressor is not having any gas to get to the freezer for it to be able to make ice.

Have the gas refilled and your refrigerator will be in good condition again.

You can as well check the temperature regulator first before refilling the gas. As well as checking the fan.

Take care

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