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The refrigerator is not getting cold to it's recommended settings.

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Check for a frozen coil in the freezer. Air from the freezer supplies the cold air to the refrigerator section for cooling. If frost is on the back wall of the freezer section you have a defrost system problem.
Frost on the back wall of the freezer indicates timer or heater circuit failure.

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I understand that your Frigidaire freezer, model# FRT18S6AWX, is not getting cold enough in either the freezer or refrigerator. I suggest changing the settings to a colder setting and give it 24 hours to stabilize at the set temperatures. Also, I recommend cleaning the toe grille and condenser coils. You can do this by taking the toe grille off and cleaning it with soap and water and rinsing it thoroughly with water. While the toe grille is off, get your vacuum with extension, and vacuum underneath your refrigerator. I ask that you please follow up with a comment on the post, at your convenience, to advise if further troubleshooting is needed or if your refrigerator status has changed successfully. Hope this is helpful.

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