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Our freezer works fine ....but our frige isnt ..help!!!!!!!!!!

Yeah our freezer is still cold but the other side isnt

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  • jimaxsom Jul 05, 2008

    We unplug it and let defrost and then the fridge side will cool down to 40 but eventually will warm back up to 55

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Your automatic defrost system is not working. There is a timer which controls the defrost by turning on the heaters for 18-22 minutes inside the back wall of the freezer section. after the defrost time it returns the system to cooling.

You have one of three items faulty. The timer, the heater or the defrost terminator switch.

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