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Freezer temp 7-20, ref temp steady 35. Ice on return line

Temp in ref is a steady 34-36 but freeser varies from 7-20 and setting is -5 but never gets there. also thick frost build up on return line at compressor connections. is there a good service manual out for this?

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HI thanks for your question. the way that frost builds up on the return line is the freezer is running too long . you have the temp set at too cold a setting 34 deg is too cold. it should be 36. 37. other wise frost builds up.thanks the appliance doc. please rate my answer. thanks.

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