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Kenmore freeze on the bottom.. model 596-72219200

It has been freezing up... i have defrosted with a hair dryer... i turn off the freezer and defrost... this time... when i turned on knob to cooling the freezer would not come back on...nothing.

I do feel that I have a defrost timer issue... but, now I have nothing it usually kicks the motor back on... help please... limited funds... was just trying to keep it going.

thank you for your time with this.
jeannine

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  • jean9v Aug 15, 2008

    thank you for taking the time to send this... something to consider..jeannine

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Just called in a sears technician 150 dollar bill that was an easy fix. he says my bottom freezer kenmore fridge with warm fridge problem was due to the pathway being blocked by ice and garbage which is common with these fridges. he took off cover from the fridge bottom and poured boiling water down to the freezer. try that before you replace any parts or call in a tech. next time im getting a top freezer because the blower is on the top not in the middle with the bottom freezers and thus more problem prone.

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