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Where is the grill???

The fridge side is not staying cold. It seemed to stop working when the light went out, but I not sure that it is related. I have it turned all the way up to 9. The frezer side is working great. I have read all the post on what to do. My question is where is the grill on this thing so that I can vacuum it, to see if that will help?
There was ice at the bottom of the freezer I melt it, and found a small drain in the bottom of the freezer which I made sure was clear.
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Coils can be located in front behind grill, in back behind bottom cover or running up back wall of fridge. usually not coil problem unless it is just filthy. check 2 c if fan in freezer and fan in back of fridge are running. sounds like defrost problem or freon issue.

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