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My side by side refrigerator is not cooling properly. The freezer is not freezing at all now and the ice maker does not work. What could be the problem??
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Appliance Technician: Michael L....JA Appliance Repairman, 15 Years as Maintenance Technician replied 9 years ago
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Hi and Welcome to Just Answer,

 

Ok, let's take a look at this;

 

Does the refrigerator side work? If not, if the fans and power all seem to be working,

Sounds like your compressor relays may be failing this will allow the fan to work, but the compressor to stay off

Here is a link that will show you how to test the relay

http://www.acmehowto.com/howto/appliance/refrigerator/check/compressorrelay.php

Also here is a check list to check as well

 

http://www.acmehowto.com/howto/appliance/refrigerator/diagrefrigerator.php

Click on the links to see how to test them.

 

 

If you need more help Let me know

 

 

 

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I see my check list isn't coming up, here it is again

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