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Electrolux side by side refrigerator

I need to know where the location for defrost timer in the electrolux side by side refrigerator model # frs23r4a. the food in my freezer has begun to thaw out and the ice maker is not making ice. HELP.

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This uses a adaptive defrost board its located in the fridge compartment in the back left side remove the cover and you'll see the adaptive defrost board if you have any questions don't hesitate to e-mail me @ hvac.tech7872pr@gmail.com

here's an URL of the diagram (copy paste link to your browser)

http://www.partselect.com/Schematics/Frigidaire/XFXTKOQX.gif


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