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My refridgerator is running but the freezer isn't freezing and the refrigerator isn't cooling. Where do I start?

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First thing is to clean the coils or grill under (or in back) of the fridge. This transfers the heat from the refrigeration unit to allow the coolant to dissipate collected or accumulated heat. If the coils are clogged with dust or other debris, it will hamper this process and waste energy.

Unplug the refrigerator.
Pull the fridge out from the wall, remove the back protective cover and vacuum everything you see. The coils may be on the bottom and you may need to get creative to clean it, but it will be worth it.

Good luck. don't forget to vote.

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