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My Kitchenaid fridge model KSRS25CNBT. Freezer side not working, cold air blows in but it is not cold enough. Every time Compressor start, it ran about 10 seconds then stop. Thank you

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It sounds like a blockage in the freon line or a bad compressor. either way you will need a professional to solve this problem.

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