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Fridge - Westinghouse siloueete frost free 415 problem

Had this upside down fridge about 10 yrs now. Freezer is working well. Lately, vegetable begin to ice-up in the fridge compartment. The temp indicates 4 degree which is the recommended temp. I increase the thermostat to 6 degree but problem is still there. What could be the problem then?

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Temperature sensing thermostat could be going bad. Also check to make sure the refrigerator light is shutting off when you close the door. There should be a switch to control the light operation when the door is opened and closed. Operate the switch by pushing it in as if the door was closed and make sure the light goes off each time.

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