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Hi I've got fridge/freezer Whirlpool ARC7470. The fridge stopped working despite the freezer being ok. If I want to make it work a have to turn the thermostat wheel to "off" (even the fridge light goes off) and turn it back. Than it works for a few hours and stops again. The thermostat isn't bimetal type it looks like rheostat Thanks for help

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  • Frantibon Sep 03, 2008

    The termostat is set to maximum

  • Afsal1 Dec 10, 2009

    i have the same problem except the same applies for my freezer , i turn the thermostat off them to max , it works for a few hours then stops again , a fridge technician has been in but he can't find the fault

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Hey hunnie,
well you have set the thermostat wheel to the minimum temperature due to that your fridge will work till some extent after that it will automatically off so set the thermostat wheel to the high level

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    mohammed azher Sep 03, 2008

    if you have any doubt so please feel free to ask thank you

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