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why does my amana fridge freezer keep icing up behind the bottom

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why does my amana fridge freezer keep icing up behind the bottom panel in the freezer unit

Hi I'm John I will help you with the frosting up problem.

is it the complete coil that frost up or just at the bottom ?

Customer: replied 5 years ago.
THE COMPLETE COIL FROSTS UP AND THE FRIDGE SIDE STOPS WORKING

the defrost thermostat is the most common part to fail its location top of the freezer coils .

http://www.partselect.com/PS2166908-Whirlpool-R0131454-Defrost-Thermostat-Kit.htm?SourceCode=5&ModelNum=xrss264bb

If you have a meter you can check it to see if the contacts are open .

Customer: replied 5 years ago.

does the above link show wher I can get a new themostat

yes you can order from that site any appliance parts store near you should have it in stock also you can order from sears with the model number.
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