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My refrigerator is not working freezer or refrigerator its

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My refrigerator is not working freezer or refrigerator its a side by side amana drs 2362a fan in back working compressor humming coils behind panel frosting up and fan over it not coming on took fan out and ran it so it works ok any ideas/
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you applied 110 volts to this and it runs ?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.
Yes that is correct so i suspect whatever signals it to go on may be the problem or something before that even i don't know...
yes , its the defrost thermostat thats bad.this runs both the defrost heater and the fan. when its bad the fan will not run.you need to replace it. its clipped to the top of the coils. the link below will take you to where you can order it.

defrost termostat this will take care of your issue, thanks, Bryan
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Customer: replied 4 years ago.

I see it clipped on the coil thanks !

your very welcome. thanks and have a great weekend ! Bryan