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Refrigerator warm but freezer still cold

I've checked the coils - vacuumed them off; not too dusty - but still no cold air. The fan is running. I'm not sure how to check the compressor, but when I put my hand on it, there is a vibration. What next?

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The problem is located in your freezer. It's your evaporator fan motor. You know when you open the freezer, you normally hear a fan running in there? It's not now. That fan circulates cold air around the entire fridge, a small portion of it is ducted into the fresh food section. With the fan not running, the ambient "cold" stays in the freezer drawer. This is NOT an easy fix. The freezer section has to be gutted and the rear panel removed to get to the problem. You may consider hiring a pro to do it for you. The part# is 12002744 and costs about $33.00

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