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Sounds like you have a defrost problem. Once symptoms show up, the failure probably occurred 1-2 weeks prior, resulting in frost accumulating in the freezer. Turning it off will allow it to manually defrost and will work ok for another 2-3 weeks.
There are 3 components that make up the defrost system.
1. Defrost timer
2.Defrost terminating thermostat
3.Defrost heater
You will have to replace all 3 components unless you can determine what's at fault
https://www.repairclinic.com/ for more help

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It sounds like the water has frozen at some point between the freezer and fresh food wall where the water line runs through insulation. www.repairclinic.com may have a schematic or diagram showing the routing of the water line.

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Hotpoint... | Answered on Oct 10, 2017

The sites enclosed will have parts diagrams and locations for your.

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Defrost timer or defrost heating element is open. Check here for parts. Search Over 2 1 Million Appliance Parts

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