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We have 15 month old side by side GE GSHF5PGXAEBB. In the last week we have woken up to find the fridge temp warm, one day it was 54F and the other 45F. Both times the fan kicks in sometime in the morning and the temp is correct by noon. We had a repair guy out and if course all was running well when he checked it. After the second time he suggested replacing the "board". He seems uncertain that this will fix the problem and is offering no other options. What should we do?

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I am a bit confused because the model number listed seems to come up as a dishwasher and not a refrigerator...
So I cannot look to see exactly what you have for a defrost control on the particular refrigerator...
But the bottom line is that your defrost control is not working properly and the unit is sticking in the defrost mode too long causing it to get warm and then eventually it will come out of defrost and then cool down...

I assume that you do not hear any "clicking" like the compressor is trying to start and does not....if so then you have other issues...contact me back and I will go over them...


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