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The refigerator portion does not cool

The refrigerator portion does not cool yet the freezer works fine. On a previous service call, the serviceman said that perhaps the top mechanical flap that allows the freezer cold to come up to the frig portion may not be opening all the time. Cannot safely take off the cover to see if the device is open. How can I safely take this off to check the opening?

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Clean underneath of dirt and dust also the back. So much dirt and dust collects on the. Coils.

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You can not but perhaps you can try putting a kitchen knife in there to hold it open partially . I had a friend do that and then had to have the motor that controls it replaced by a service tech

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SOURCE: frig not cold but freezer is ice maker not making much ice either

Is your fan blowing in the freezer? Frost on the back wall of the freezer usually indicates a defrost problem... defrost themostate, heaters, take back panel off and check evap for frost build up and if your fan in working.

Posted on Aug 28, 2007

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You have a bad defrost heater.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2009

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SOURCE: Freezer works fine, fridge don't

your inside fan has stopped working.  Could be stuck or frozen or simply bad.

Posted on Mar 22, 2009

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SOURCE: Top refrigerator part not cooling, bottom freezer and fan working

Hi,
There are a few reasons why the refrigerator part will not cool...here are a couple of tips that will help you to figure out why the refrigerantor is not cooling...

Refrigerator2_bing.gif not Cooling or Fridge not Cooling
http://www.fixya.com/support/r3662945-refrigerator_not_cooling_or_fridge_not

How to Defrost Refrigerator Defrost Timer Problem
http://www.fixya.com/support/r3771673-defrost_refrigerator_defrost_timer

heatman101

Posted on May 25, 2010

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SOURCE: Amana bottom freezer Refrigerator. Freezer is cold

Hi,
There are a few reasons why the refrigerator part will not cool...here are a couple of tips that will help you to figure out why the refrigerantor is not cooling...

Refrigerator2_bing.gif not Cooling or Fridge not Cooling
http://www.fixya.com/support/r3662945-refrigerator_not_cooling_or_fridge_not

How to Defrost Refrigerator Defrost Timer Problem
http://www.fixya.com/support/r3771673-defrost_refrigerator_defrost_timer

heatman101

Posted on May 28, 2010

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Fridge transported on its side. Placed upright. Turned on too early. Freezer appears to function. Refigerator portion does not cool.


If the freezer works the cooling system is ok. Check for the freezer fan it blows air to the refrigerator side. Also check the air vent. It should be in the top of the refrigerator. If the fan is blowing you should be able to feel the air blowing out. I would see if the fan blade came off in transport first.

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