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Frig is about 20 years old been working good. now the refrigrator side is not cooling like it should.ive cleaned the bottom coils and around the compressor area at back. seems to be some ice accumulation on the back wall of freezer but not much, got any suggestions to what may be the problem ( execpt its 20 yrs old )

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Your defrosting tubes are probably bad not unless some one left the door open then it will freeze up.Check the bottom inside of freezer look for ice build up But it is 20 years old and you said the back was freezing up and that could possibly mean needs freezon

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Hey sounds like thermostat is no longer working (isn't regulating fridge's temperature), you can replace it yourself, all you need if fridge make and model number and order one from an appliance repair shop. Or have them do it. Either way it will probably cost more than the fridge is worth ($50 average for thermostat) to get it fixed...

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