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My bottom freezer gets cold but the top part (fridge) does not. Why? I have an older first addition style

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I would check to see if the frost is also building up in freezer to the point it has hindered the fan from operating. thus the fridge gets slightly cold but not fully cold. If so u may have a bad defrost terminator. would alos check the damper control vent. may be stuck to far close or to far open? hindering air flow. check door seals on fridge etc

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Its defrost problem.When the freezer section gets cold and reaches its required cooling temperature, after that the frost on freezer section starts defrosting and the cooling fan in the freezer section blows this cool air from freezer to fridge. But if the defrost cycle does not start then over ice will get collected on freezer ventilations and that will block the air passing section from freezer to fridge, so the freezer gets cool but fridge section does not cool.Try manual defrost by unplugging the refrigerator from main power outlet for 24 hours then reconnect it and check, if the same problem is noticed again,. If yes then its defrost board problem. The defrost board located in the back of fridge section. You can get required parts from www.repairclinic.com or from online sears part site. ------------- Thank you.

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