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I have my refrigerator that wasnt getting as cold as it should

I have my refrigerator that...
I have my refrigerator that wasn't getting as cold as it should be. It took all night to freeze my ice cubes. Is something going? Frost build up? How can I get it running perfect again? Model number CTX21DABRRAA
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9/1/2013
Chas
Chas, Home Appliance Technician
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Is the back wall of the freezer covered in frost?

 

 

 

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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

Not at all

Can you hear the fan running inside the freezer compartment?

Do the fridge temps seem okay?

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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

No I don't hear a fan and it's not blowing out any air by the vents

It is what I thought, the fan motor is bad in the freezer, you can click on the blue link below to order the correct part for your unit.


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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

Ok now its blowing cold air again?

Was the back wall warm in the freezer when it started blowing again?
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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

No Its cold

There is also a fan motor in the back of the unit , when you pull it away from the wall at the bottom, make sure that it is running and that the coils back there are not covered in lint and dust...


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Customer reply replied 4 years ago

Everythings running just not getting cold enough

Steven,
If everything is running, them most likely your compressor is going bad, no other reasons that there can be.. This old unit it would cost over $500 to repair it, and you have to have a license to do it with.. If you want to repair it you can call A&E Factory Service at the following number 1.800.905.9505 as they are a authorized servicer for your model...


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