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The refriderator has quit working but the freezer is still good

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The evaporator fan motor could of stopped working. The defrost system could not be working and froze up the evaporator so it is not allowing any air for the fan motor to blow air into the refrigerator compartment. Both of these solutions are not that easy to fix you have to take the back panel of the freezer compartment to see what is going on. If you want to check if this is what it is you can empty the refrigerator out and unplug it and let it stand for a day to let it manually defrost and check and see if the drain pan is dry before you do this and if the pan fills up after you have defrosted it then that is what has happen the defrost system is not working. hope this helps.

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