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I have an ARS2667BS Amana side-by-side refrigerator, but the

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Hi, I have an ARS2667BS Amana side-by-side refrigerator, but the refrigerator side has stopped cooling, and the freezer side is about the temperature the refrigerator should be. Additionally, there is frost about half way down the back of the freezer all
the way down. I remember this seemed like an easy fix, but I can't recall what is needed. Can someone give me some direction? Thanks! -Paul
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 year ago.

So this is a common issue but I'm not sure how "easy" it is to fix. This means that you either have a defrost problem or the fan inside the freezer behind the back panel isn't running and needs to be replaced. Pull everything out of the freezer and remove the back panel. If the fan isn't running then replace it. If there is a lot of frost build up, then use a hair dryer to thaw it all out. You will then need to test continuity through the defrost heater and defrost thermostat. The defrost heater runs along the bottom of the silver coils and the defrost thermostat is the 1" round device clipped onto the top of the silver coils. If either part doesn't have continuity, you need to replace it or it stops the unit from thawing on it's own.

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Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 year ago.

Hello again. I'm just following up because I haven't heard back from you and I see this question is still open. Is there anything else I can help you with?

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