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My refrigerator is set at the coldest setting but is only mildly cold. And, I think it's been like this for about the last 48 hours. What do I do? Do I need to call a service repair person?

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If your freezer is cold enough you probably have a defrost issue. check and see if there is frost build up on the back or bottom of freezer. If so then you should call a technician, unless you are comfortable taking things apart.

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