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Refrigerator compartment is warm around 20 centigrade and have foul smell. Freezer is OK.

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  • Anonymous Mar 21, 2010

    The fridge with solid ice formation suppose to defrost it automatically. I could not understand about the build up of the ice around the evaporator coil. I am now monitoring both fridge & refrigerator which shows -15C and 3C respectively. Thanks for your earlier solution posted



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Have you checked the temp. controls? Sometimes they get moved by accident.

The next thing to inspect is the freezer fan motor. This motor is the one that blows cold air from the evap. in the freezer to the fridge compartment.

If both things are OK, have the fridge serviced asap.

Good Luck!!

Posted on Mar 15, 2010

Testimonial: "Thanks.I managed to open the plastic cover inside the freezer compartment and it is full of ice all over the evaporator pipes & fins. It is OK now"

  • Rene J Solis Mar 21, 2010

    I'm glad you solved your problem.

    One more thing, set freezer termostat around 2 - 3 (to keep it from freezing up) and fridge control around half way to let plenty of cold air in. Adjust as necessary every 24 hrs. to let system stabilize.



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