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Whirlpool refrigerator model wrf 990slam02 refrig section is…

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Whirlpool refrigerator model wrf 990slam02 refrig section is not keeping cold. ice is forming at one vent. freezer part is fine. door was left open all day to start this problem

Contractor's Assistant: Can you guesstimate how old your Whirlpool is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?

Three years wrf 990slam02

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

Yes

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Appliance
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Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 11 months ago
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Which vent is this frost /ice forming on?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
bottom of the refrigerator section runs almost the width of the refrigerator
Appliance Technician: Master Tech, Whirlpool Master Technician replied 11 months ago

ok you have the fresh food evaporator coil frozen over due to the leaving the door open.

You will need to turn the unit off and open the fresh food door for several hours to manually defrost the Fresh food Evaporator coil so that it will allow air to circulate thru the fresh food section.

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