Question about Kenmore 18.3 cu. ft. Top Freezer Refrigerator w/Through-the-Door Water Dispenser

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We have an older refrigerator

The fridge works fine but the freezer will not freeze. we cleaned all the lint and fuzz of the heat exchanger coils still wont freeze?


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Does your freezer have a auto defrost mode? If so, the components to this may have failed. If not, when is the last time the freezer was defrosted? You may have to manually defrost in order to get proper freezer function.
Let us know the results if this works.

Posted on Aug 28, 2008


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