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Divider red hot

I opened up the back of the fridge and the tank was REALLY, REALLY hot. Nothing blocking the fan from moving. I vacuumed the entire back area and left unplugged for several minutes. Fan spun as soon as I plugged in.

Will this fix it? Why did the tank get so hot?

Thanks.

Amy & Eric

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"Nothing blocking the fan from moving" was it spinning?
Is it cooling in the freezer?

the compressors do get hot ..but if they are not cooling the relay could get stuck on the start windings .. you will need to replace it..

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