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Old 04-05-2009, 03:17 PM
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Model Number: ESH25XGPABB   Brand: GE   Age: 5 - 10 years   

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Both the fridge portion and the freezer are cold at the bottom levels but warm at the top. What could be the problem? What should I look at in order to fix the problem? Please help....Thanks in advance


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Is the freezer fan running? Do you see ANY frost on the inside rear wall of the freezer? is the air duct in the bottom of the food compt. clear into the freezer?
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The freezer fans is running. I do see build up of frost on the back of the freezer. I am not sure how to tell if the food comp. vent is clear.
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If you see frost, THATS your problem!!!!
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Check your defrost heater, defrost thermostat.

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where do I check the defrost heater and defrost thermostat. Should I replace them, and if so, can I do it or do I need to call a repair man.
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Should I just break down and buy a new fridge. I need suggestions people...lol...Help because I can only fit so much food on the bottom half of the unit..lol
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click on the line below. Refrigerator repair guide.
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