I don't think it will finish at 39-40 degrees, if you are getting any substantial fermentation at all. That's too low even for a true lager yeast, which the Kolsch is not. If you are going to use the fridge, you will need to get a temperature controller. If you're electrically savvy, you can wire in a fairly cheap controller ($30-40). If you want to make it easy, look for the blue pre-wired Johnson digital controlers (A419). I bought mine for $75. Then you can control to within 2-3 degree total range.
My second Kolsch, which was all grain like yours just finished carbonating in the bottles. Very clean with a subtle wine like characteristic which is true to style. It's very tasty and I fermented at 60 on the nose. Brought it up to 68 for the last 3 days to let it finish up and clean up any diacetyl. Then lagered at 37 for 4 weeks. Yum!
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