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My side by side Refrigterator is not cooling on both sides.

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If the freezer is working okay, it sounds like your freezer coils may be iced over. This can happen for numerous reasons, but the most common I've seen is either the defrost timer is broken, or the defrost heaters are defective. Yes, your freezer has one or more heaters in it (self-defrosting models only, of course)!!

To check the defrost timer, you'll need to find it first. Mine was located in the refrigerator side, behind the panel where the thermostat is located. There's a place where you can insert a flat-blade screwdriver and turn it (one way only). If you can turn it and the refrigerator turns off (and it didn't before), you may have a busted timer. If you're handy with a voltage tester, you can test the output of the leads. If not, don't try it 'cause voltage can be dangerous.

The defrost heaters are in the freezer section, normaly behind a panel that is behind all your trays, shelves, and/or drawers. Likewise, these can be tested with a multimeter, but ONLY do so with the refrigerator UNPLUGGED!!

good luck!

Posted on Jul 15, 2008

If the freezer is working okay, it sounds like your freezer coils may be iced over. This can happen for numerous reasons, but the most common I've seen is either the defrost timer is broken, or the defrost heaters are defective. Yes, your freezer has one or more heaters in it (self-defrosting models only, of course)!!

To check the defrost timer, you'll need to find it first. Mine was located in the refrigerator side, behind the panel where the thermostat is located. There's a place where you can insert a flat-blade screwdriver and turn it (one way only). If you can turn it and the refrigerator turns off (and it didn't before), you may have a busted timer. If you're handy with a voltage tester, you can test the output of the leads. If not, don't try it 'cause voltage can be dangerous.

The defrost heaters are in the freezer section, normaly behind a panel that is behind all your trays, shelves, and/or drawers. Likewise, these can be tested with a multimeter, but ONLY do so with the refrigerator UNPLUGGED!!

good luck!

Posted on Jul 15, 2008

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