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Our refrigerator doesn't cool, and resetting it doesn't have any effect. The freezer part works ok. I don't have any paperqork or model number.

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  • wilfredventi Mar 21, 2009

    fridge lost its coolnest but freezer is okay. i change the thermo timer for fridge but its still not working. what should i do?

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Sounds like a defrost problem. Check to see if there is any frost buildup in the back wall of the freezer. If so, it is not defrosting as it should.

  • possible causes:
  1. bad defrost timer
  2. bad defrost heater (in freezer)
  3. bad thermo switch in freezer
If you don’t know what these are then unplug the machine and let the ice melt in the freezer overnight with the door open. Then try it the next day, if is cooling fine then you need to have a service person replace one of the above items.

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