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How do I defrost a welbiet refrigerator with no defrost

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How do I defrost a welbiet refrigerator with no defrost button
JA: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of the appliance? And has it done this before?
Customer: It is sooooo old I found it in the basement when I bought the house 49 yrs. ago. don't remember defrosting it before.
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 year ago.Category: Appliance
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Appliance Technician: Tyler Z., Appliance Doc replied 1 year ago

To defrost the refrigerator you will literally need to unplug the unit and just put towels inside on the floor inside the refrigerator to gather all the water when it defrosts. You can speed up the process by using a hair dryer if you prefer.

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Hello again. I'm just following up because I haven't heard back from you and I see this question is still open and unrated. Is there anything else I can help you with?

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