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GE side by side fridge not cooling, can't adjust temp control

My fridge is currently almost in a state of defrost for more than 24 hrs. Water is now leaking from the bottom of the freezer. I can't seem to adjust the temperature to get out of that mode. In the custom cool display all it shows is "hrs". Any assistance is apreaciated.

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  • adrixyz Jun 25, 2008

    Fridge does not cool down. set to 9 but still not cooling. is it in defrost mode?

  • Anonymous Jun 30, 2008

    My refrigerator started to defrost a week ago and I had someone tilt it so I could clean the coils at the bottom. Although I vaccuum regurarly, I removed a lot of dust from the coils (I was never able to get anything under the frig to clean them properly).



    The frig seemed to get up to temperature afterward, but again, it has started to defrost and will not get up to an acceptable temperature.

    In addition, frost has formed in the freezer, on the back wall.

  • leb2008 Jun 30, 2008

    My refrigerator started to defrost a week ago and I had someone tilt it so I could clean the coils at the bottom. Although I vaccuum regurarly, I removed a lot of dust from the coils (I was never able to get anything under the frig to clean them properly).



    The frig seemed to get up to temperature afterward, but again, it has started to defrost and will not get up to an acceptable temperature.

    Current symptons are as follows:



    • Frost has formed in the freezer, on the back wall.

    • Refrigerator not cold enough for milk

    • Back of frig (outside) seems cool

    • Runs continuously (not noisy)

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    freezer is not cooling but says temp 0 while fridge is also not cooling but says 58

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Most likely it's not defrosting, many GE fridges need new defrost heaters every couple of years.

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Try unplugging it for a minute and then plug it back in.

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