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2 weeks ago the ice box was not cooling.. We turned off and back on and it worked fine except the bottom shelv in fridge was freezing items.. Now my freezer is not working.. tried the off and on and it worked, but the next day it is not freezing at all..

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Could be a defrost problem. When the coils get froze over it quits coling. Turning it off will temporarily defrost a portion of the coils and it works for awhile. Check behind the freezer wall for frost buildup. If it is, you will have to determine if the timer, heater or termination thermostat is the culprit.
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