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My refrigerator is not working on either the top freezer portion or the bottom. The whole refrigerator has shut down. It is almost 8 yrs. old. Help!

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If your refrigerator is a frost free, and and the only thing that works is the light when you open the door. The problem is probally the defrost timer is stuck in the defrost mode. The defrost timer looks something like this.
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It usually located either at the bottom of the refrigerator or inside the the compartment where the temperature controls are mounted. If you locate the timer, you will notice a round cam. You can turn that cam with a flat screwdriver until you hear a click. If after you turned the cam and the refrigerator turns on, you will need to replace that timer. Hope this helps you.

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