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THE REFRIGERATOR AND THE FREEZER HAVE QUIT COOLING. HOWEVER THE FAN AND THE LIGHT IS WORKING. WHAT CAN I CHECK

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Check the back wall of the freezer compartment for snow or frost buildup. Fan running would indicate that the temperature of the coil which cools is cold. If you find a frost buildup on the back wall you more than likely have a problem in the system defrost circuit. You need a service tech.

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I have the U-line 2015WCOL model. It was working fine and then it just quit getting cold. The light comes on but it is not cooling and the fan does not run. I cannot find a reset button anywhere. I...


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Check the back wall of the freezer for excessive frost. A defrost system problem could be preventing the refrigerator from cooling properly. If you do see excessive frost on the evaporator in the freezer, you may be able to restore proper cooling in the refrigerator by storing your food in an ice chest and then shutting off the refrigerator/freezer and letting the unit completely defrost for about 24 hours. Leave the doors open for air circulation. After the frost on the evaporator has defrosted, plug the unit back in and see if the refrigerator and freezer will cool properly.
If there is still same problem then you need to replace evaporator fan.

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