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Frigidaire Electrolux Not freezing but fridge seems cold

I have a Frigidaire Electrolux model PLHT219TCBO that is 4 years old and it is blowing cool in the freezer and the fridge section seems cold enough but the freezer doesn't get cold enough to freeze.

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  • scott48088 Nov 25, 2008

    nothing seems to be cooling now.The evap. isn't iced up,the cond. coils are clean and the fans are running.

  • htinnell Nov 30, 2008

    freezer has water running out and all over the floor, fridge is cold

  • Anonymous Dec 18, 2008

    My fan is blowing in the freezer, and the fridge is cold, but the freezer is not freezing. It is about 5 years old...

  • Bill Newberry
    Bill Newberry May 11, 2010

    Hello,


    The problem you are having is a typical sounding defrost issue.  If you still need help with this let me know.


    Thanks,
    Bill

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    Whirlpool fridge stopped getting cold and blows the circuit breaker when turned on it is about three years old

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Hello,

You may be having a freon issue. Read some more info about this here. I type the longer version on my site. There are also factory service manuals to that may be helpful.

Appliance Outlet

Thanks,
Bill

Posted on Nov 25, 2008

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