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Refrigerator malfunction Regardless of what temperature we set on the adjustment mechanism, the displayed temperature (38°, for example) continuously blinks. The actual temperature inside is warmer than it should be resulting in food spoilage (and loss). This unit was purchased during October 2004. Both the refrigerator and freezer worked perfectly until this past March when we purchased a larger than usual amount of food in preparation for a large dinner party. The temperature of that food increased during transportation. When placed in our refrigerator, it caused the display to begin blinking. We checked our manual and learned that such blinking was normal but it has never stopped and we cannot maintain proper temperature(s) in the fridge. The freezer is working fine.

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Samsung units have duel cooling. that means there is a evaporator in the freezer and the fresh food section. it is possible that the temp sensor in the refrigerator section could be bad. and they have been known to have defrost problems there to. the samsung is a complicated unit and its hard to describe how to repair since there is a lot of electronics that control everything. the best thing I could say is to unplug the refrigerator for a few minuets. sometimes this will reset everything and start the unit back to the factory settings. if that does not work I would call for service. hope it helped you some

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