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I have a GE SxS model number gss22jepabb that doesn't keep the refrigerator part cold. We have replaced both thermistors in the freezer and last night the motherboard. Refrigerator is still not cold and the freezer randomly defrosts itself. Also, we have replaced the defrost heater and timer. We have had the appliance for eight years and have about 300 dollars in repairs into it. Do you have any other ideas other than blowing the thing up??

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Close the doors and look to see if the fresh food door is down lower then the freezer door. If it is adjust the fresh food down up until it is at the same level as the freezer door. The reason why I suggest this is hard to explain but it is a legitimate repair. This page does explain http://www.appliance-repair-it.com/GE-refrigerator-repair.html Look under the section titled damper/door switch.

Posted on Sep 28, 2010

  • jcoon2 Sep 29, 2010

    The doors were level and needed no adjustment. Now the upper part of refrigerator is about 65 degrees and the bottom is about 40 degrees. I am concerned that when we replaced the motherboard, we may have blown it again. How can I tell if the first or second motherboard has gone bad? Should there be something visual to indicate the damage? I hate to give up on this refrigerator, but it is driving us crazy... thanks for your help..

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