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Hello,i have a RB195BSBB Samsung bottom freezer fridge.The freezer isnt freezing and the fridge is filled with ice at the vents.The display shows the freezer at 28 but everything in the freezer is defrosted.I was told it was main control board,any ideas?thanks

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SOURCE: samsung fridge RS2630SH, side by side, icing up on freezer.

You have to pull out the sensor from the board and test with tester, both sensor should read the resistance of 10,000 to 20,000 ohms. The reading that you show is very low it means that the thermistor is out of range and need replacement.

Posted on Mar 08, 2008

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Has the problem been slowly developing? Is fan inside freezer compartment running? Can you hear fan and compressor running below or behind refrigerator? Is there a collection of dust under and below refrigerator?
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Posted on Feb 01, 2009

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you most likely have a defrost problem.or a clogged drain.you need to check your defrost heater defrost timer and thermostat.if ice is formed over drain then you can unclog drain with hot water.you will see when it is unclogged,water will run down drain without running over into bottom of freezer.

Posted on Mar 09, 2009

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SOURCE: Moisture/Ice build-up in Refrigerator

ok first of all. the refrige is in the basement. do you know what the relative humidity in the basement is?

you can check this with a humidity gauge.

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automatic defrost its not coming on check the heather or hi limit

Posted on Jun 17, 2009

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