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We purchased two type 19TFA refrigerators in June 2008 from one of your dealers in Gainesville, Florida. (Serial Number EW1804473), Within 5 weeks the fan motor in the freezer went out and the refrigerator defrosted. 8/26/08 this happened again and the dealer sent a serviceman over who took out the old motor and installed a new one. Something must be wrong with the motors being used--one came in the unit and the replacement was taken from another new Amana. What is the problem here? WE would like the problem fixed as would the dealer who is going to get tired of paying a technician to come to my houe to put in a new motor every 5-6 weeks. Franklin Ritch. email rfrpa@bellsouth .net

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Good trouble shooting TD, the evap fan runs through the defrost T-stat. Change it out and you should be set. Catriver.

Posted on Aug 15, 2007

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had same exact problem - followed advice for fixing same problem in similar refrig. took of the back panel off the freezer section - 8 hex head screws - and found the cooling fins all frosted over.

Posted on May 31, 2008

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SOURCE: Kenmore Refrigerator 596.72913200 refrigerator is cold and freezer is cold but nothing is frozen

hi lussed,
your problem is still poping up even though it was resolve already. i guessed you should rate a technician in this form as to delete the work from the list of jobs to do.. i am on the way to solve it but you had it solve with a real technician.

can you just rate me?...thanxs...

drcool299

Posted on Jun 25, 2008

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SOURCE: Amana refrigerator too warm, freezer too cold

the damper control is not working let me tell you what to do the air that comes from the freezer block if you can get to the damper you will see it have a get rool a piece of paper between the body of damper and the get flap and have it open if the refrigerator side start cooling is the damper control i am sure about that is the damper control

Posted on Apr 01, 2009

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SOURCE: both the freezer and refrigerator will not stay

you must have a defrost problem,open the freezer door,do you hear the fan blowing,if not change evap fan motor,remove second from bottom bin and touch the back wall if you feel ice or snow there you have a defrost problem check the t-stat and heater,not sure but if you read the tech sheet i think you can click the light switches to put into defrost,also if plugs are on t-stat,unplug them and bypass the t-stat by pluging the wire to the heater,if heater comes on then you have bad t-stat if not read out heater with meter,also ge has been having alot of problems with the mother board ,if you defrosted it and it happened again in a 2 week period i dout it's the board

Posted on Nov 02, 2009

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SOURCE: Kenmore 596.72913200 refrigerator cold, freezer cold but not freezing

good day,
hope this link below will solve your problem.

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Posted on Aug 03, 2010

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