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Hotpoint Side by Side leak and cooling issue

I have had a leak under the freezer door since I got this refrigerator second hand from my mom. The ice maker dispenser in the door and on the bottom of the ice tray freezes over with ice and I have to chip that off to dispense ice. Second, today the freezer still works but the refrigerator is not cooling. I have tried adjusting the temperature. What do I check on both of these to determine the problem?

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Fault is poss that drain for defrost water is blocked and this can cause both faults. remove back cover of freezer and check if ice build up. if so melt of with hairdryer and make sure drain is also free of ice

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