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Old 07-06-2016, 07:22 AM   #1
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refrigerator problem

We just purchased our 2002 27RK Wildcat. We are in love. Everything works good. The fridge too good. Temp is factory preset and it too cold. Frozn eggs are had to cook. Orange juice is kinda thick. BEERs good and cold so all is not lost!! Trailer is level. any help?
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Old 07-06-2016, 08:34 AM   #2
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Can you give us the model number of the fridge? That will help.

There is most likely a thermistor inside the fridge part clipped to the fins on the right side near the top. Moving that thermistor down on the fin will keep the fridge from getting quite as cold.
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Can you give us the model number of the fridge? That will help.

There is most likely a thermistor inside the fridge part clipped to the fins on the right side near the top. Moving that thermistor down on the fin will keep the fridge from getting quite as cold.
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So you just moved the thermistor clip down on the fins?

Thanks for letting us know, and that it was an easy fix.

Here's hoping all your problems are as easy.
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Old 07-07-2016, 09:38 AM   #5
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You might want to get one of these. They work great.

AcuRiteĀ® Digital Refrigerator/Freezer Thermometer with Temperature Alerts - BedBathandBeyond.com
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So you just moved the thermistor clip down on the fins?

Thanks for letting us know, and that it was an easy fix.

Here's hoping all your problems are as easy.
Yep, slid it down till only 1/2 of it is on the fins. I can drink the OJ and cut the butter now. I got cold beer I tell ya!
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well, the problem still exists. will get volt meter this week and check out the thermister. A loaf of bread in front of the fins has been a big help
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You may need to move the thermistor over a couple of fins.
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yep, been there,done that. I'm over 6 fins now.
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Then it's beginning to sound like the thermistor isn't sensing the temp and the fridge is running in limp mode.
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