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I have a Maytag refridgerator / freezer and the freezer wont…

I have a Maytag...

I have a Maytag refridgerator / freezer and the freezer wont freeze, but the fridge worksFFTR1814TW(-623739

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

WE GOT IT ON 10/15/2017FFTR1814TWO

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

NO

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

THE FRIDGE WAS A SCRACH AND DENT.

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If you are getting frost building up in the freezer section on the back wall (inside) then you have a defrost problem most likely caused by the defrost thermostat ( part number(###) ###-####.

If there is no frost build up, then your refrigerator's compression system was probably damaged in whatever incident occurred that dented the unit. This may have caused a leak in the refrigerant. Based on the information you gave me it does sound like it is low on refrigerant. This is an advance repair that requires special equipment, skill, and licensing. I would contact an appliance repair company that does sealed system work to come out and take a look at it and determine if it is a good candidate for a refrigerant recharge. I normally charge $150 to do a refrigerant recharge. This cost may be what you would expect, depending on the company you hire.

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