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Lg bottom freezer model LBC22520. fridge section works fine

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lg bottom freezer model LBC22520 . fridge section works fine but freezer stays at the same temp. as the fridge. as though its all just one refrigrator.
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Appliance Guru replied 8 months ago.

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Answer:

There is a good chance the unit is low on freon and has a leak. You need to remove the rear panel inside the freezer section. Check the frosting on the evaporator if only a small section of the aluminum evaporator is frosted or frosty looking and the rest is bare aluminum you have a leak and the unit is low on freon. This is a common issue on that unit as they have had a lot of bad evaporators leaking causing that issue.

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