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Won't automatically restart to keep temp down on either side

Hi. I actually have a SRS616D.. with water, ice as for the 2630 and also a beverage compartment door in the fridge side. The fridge appears to behave fine and comes down to temp and turns off. But it won't come back on automatically and the temp display remains at the target temp. When the fridge is turned off and on again it displays actual temp and then runs until target temp is reached.
I have reasonable technical knowledge and basic electrical test gear (multimeter and CRO). If I can get access to a circuit or logic diagram I might be able to figure it out for myself but I expect one of you will go "Yeah - that's ..."
Thanks for looking at it. Doug

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Hi.  I have the same problem.  As a temporary measure, I've bought a wall timer that I've set to turn off the fridge every 3 hours for a few minutes.  At least I don't have to constantly pull it out from the wall. Good luck. I'm still looking for a permanent solution !

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