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ge gfsf6kkyebb fridge is 4 years old. after 1 year upper evap freezing up ice hitting fan. extended warranty service call: tech defrosted and cleared drains. 0ne year later same thing. same repair and also cleaned condenser coils. one more year now warranty expired dealt with sears to replace mainboard and thermostat. now less than one year same thing. defrosted fridge removed upper evap cover chkd heater resistance 103 ohms defrost thermostat checked 1-2 ohns cold. sensor had 67? ohms room temp went down to 63 when held in hand. hooked all back up set cover in place coils freeze up within 25 mins run time and defrost coil is cold. now freezer does not freeze digital read out displays freezer temp at 53 deg after 4 hours. I have the old board thinking of trying it but still don't think it will cure defrost concern I don't know what else to do
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