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Freezer 8 degrees, fridge 48 degrees. Fridge fan was replaced and worked ok for a month.

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Sounds like both are about 8 degrees over optimum, if your thermometer is accurate. Can your freezer keep ice cream hard?

Usually, one control affects the temps of both chambers, and the other affects the balance between them. Your balance seems ok, so if you're unable to set it to run longer/colder overall, and your ice cream is not firm/hard, this could indicate a more serious problem. Airflow is important, so you should avoid loading in such a manner that restricts airflow within either side, and verify that fans run when door switches are actuated.

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