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Aeg santo fridge/freezer, no frost electronic. Hope you can diagnose my faulty fridge/freezer. The Fridge sometimes gives an audible beeping warning and the warning lights flash inside.I have to switch the fridge part off using the control switch panel inside , then switch it back on for the fridge to start up again. Do you have any ideas regards Dave Ward

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  • Anonymous Oct 30, 2008

    I have the same Problem. What have you fixed?
    Greetz Egon

  • pete_709 Jan 07, 2009

    I ve got 2 of these AEG Santos and BOTH have this fault,Currys service agents have been out 5 Times since October and they are still FAULTY.

    they are coming out again next week to try again to fix both but i'm getting no joy only BUCK PASSING. The only way as I can see to safe guard you

    food from defrosting is to put a electronic timer on the fridge/freezer to

    switch it off and then on ONE MINUTE this will switch off the 3 lights and restart the unit if you program this to happen 3 time per 24 hours this should stop the unit from defrosting as it states in the user book that if the

    door in not open goods will be ok for 12 hours. I KNOW THIS IS NOT THE ANSWER TO THIS PROBLEM BUT IT MAY JUST KEEP YOU GOING TILL SOMEONE COMES UP WILL A FIX. I'm going to the office of fair trading next week if the next call out does not fix this problem for good as


  • juliancwhite Feb 25, 2009

    Hi. I appear to have the same problem with the AEG Santo. Basically, the fridge does not go cold. The freezer functions well but the fridge does not go below room temp.

  • howard007 Apr 11, 2009

    I have exactly the same problem. I would be very interested if you find a proper solution.

  • Anonymous May 04, 2009

    as already described + i can't find the instruction manual

  • January23 May 13, 2009

    I have this same problem!  I don't understand from the other posts how to fix this.  Can someone help me?  The beeping is making me nuts.



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Thanks but i've fixed the fault


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  • Luminus Nov 30, 2010

    I just posted this solution on another question:

    We have the same fridge, and I could not find my model either!

    The label is hidden on the bottom of the top part on the left side, you need to take the veggie tray out to see it. I spent about 3 hours finding the model on the net, and in the manual it said where to look lol.

    This mysterious model is the AEG SANTOS 3895-6 KG AKA S3895-6 KG productnumber 928405123-- last two digits can be 00-33.

    We had the same problem, solution: press and hold the ON button for minimum of 3 seconds. The fridge switches off. Wait 10 seconds and repress and hold the same button. That´s the quick fix.

    To make it go away completely switch off fridge, pull out plug, and thoroughly clean the air vents on the back below using compressed air. After this the problem went away permanently.

    Good practice to airclean every 6 or 7 months. You can find the manual for the S3895-6 KG on



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