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Magtag french door with water and ice despenser door with auto defrost keeps freezing up.

My maytag frig has auto defrost and the coil and back inside of the freezer keeps freezing up. This causes the frig side to get warm. I keep taking the food out of the freezer and defrosting it manually with an air compressor. It works fine for a day or two and then it frreezes up again

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You have a defrost system problem related to the timing device, heaters, or defrost thermostat. Coils for the freezer are inside the back wall and defrosting the surface does not get ice out of coils.
it will not get any better until you have it serviced. This is not normally a project for a do-it your selfer.

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