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Every now and then the temperature in the fridge becomes really warm and the warning light on the front lights up. Usually it does this for a day or so and then it sorts itself out. This time the light has been on for about a week and the inside of the fridge actually feels warm. We have a small baby and our fridge is necessary to keep her milk fresh...please help asap! Thankyou

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Without seeing it this is a hard one lot,s of possabilitys the first thing to check is the condencer (coils of tubing in the bottom or back)to make sure they are dust free some have a fan aswell dan

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