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Light the light on fresh food side only is out, i check the switch,and change bulbs

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I have a Whirlpool side-by-side refrigerator. The freezer is too cold, ice cream get has ard as rock, but the fridge side is very warm, althought i turn it to to the coldest setting. Food is getting bad very fast. Does someone know how to fix it?

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Posted on Aug 02, 2008

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