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For the 4th time, our fridge is not cooling. We pull off the back panel in the freezer and thoroughly thaw the freezer but didn't help 2 weeks ago when we did that for the 3rd time.

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The most likely cause is a bad defrost heater. (the part at the very bottom of the cooling coils with electric wires going to it. You should ohm check the heater. If there is high or infinite resistance, replace the heater. If there is low resistance across the heater, it is good, so replace the thermister instead. (about an inch and a half long white pencil shapped item with two white wires protruding from it located at the very top of the cooling coils)

Posted on Sep 07, 2010

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Hi,

As the weather is getting warmer for many people their freezer and/or refrigerator do not work right because of a dirty condenser coil...there are also many other things that can go wrong. If you are hearing a clicking or buzzing then check out the last two tips.

If your refrigerator is running but warm, then…

Check out this tip that I wrote about that... it is a great place to start trouble shooting your unit...and something that you can do rather then calling a repair person to do a simple thing for you...

Refrigerator Condenser Coil Cleaning Refrigerator Repair

Refrigerator Troubleshooting Refrigerator Compressor

Refrigerator Compressor Start Capacitor and Start Relay


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