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My fridge is only 3 years old. the freezer side is working great. The fridge side has stopped working. There is a small grid at the bottom ,i took it off to see if a possible filter was gummed up. it is not . it is clean under there. really no filter that i could see any way. Could the filter be in the back? what else could it be?

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Check the back wall or floor of the freezer section for frost. Check the freezer/ evaporator fan to see if it is running. Check the condenser coils under the unit for blockage from dust. Check the condenser fan (under the unit) to see if it is running.
If you have frost in the freezer there is a problem with the defrost system and the freezer will start to warm eventually as well as the fresh food section. If that is the problem you can check the defrost terminator, defrost heater/s, and the defrost timer or adaptive defrost control If used on your unit or the main control board if so equipped. These things usually require dismantling the freezer and other areas of the refrigerator to be checked.
You could defrost the freezer by disconnecting the power to the refrigerator and letting it sit for at least 24 hours with doors wide open to allow the frost to melt completely but it will build up again in 1-2 weeks and start the warming up again.


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