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Look inside the freezer on the back wall ( you probably will have to remove some items ). Do you see any frost accumulating on this wall ?
OK pull the fridge out and remove the bottom panel that goes all the way across. See if the fan ( the condenser fan ) and the compressor ( the black thing about the size of a cantaloupe ) are running . Put your hand on the compressor to feel if it is running.
If the condenser was REALLY dirty this was cause high head pressure and explain why the compressor is so hot, although they do get fairly hot from running a long time. Take a screwdriver and put the business end on the shell of the compressor and the handle to your ear and see if jyou can tell if it is running.