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I can set the temperature at the console in the fridge and it wont set? i can put it on 37 and it will get as cold as 28. I have to bump the freezer up to around 4 or 5 to somewhat maintain a temp of 36 in the fridge. i have replaced the console at which you select the temp...still didnt help. ????? please help my veggies keep freezing :(

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Your ice box uses thermistors to judge temp. The control board measures the resistances changes in these thermistors and acts accordingly. This video shows how to check:
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