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GE GTS22WCP blowing hot air in refrig and freezer

Freezer thermostat turned down to 2, while refig thermostat at 7 for 24 hours. The saboage was discovered and corrected. Now, both refrig and freezer blowing hot air only.

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  • robf125 May 11, 2010

    Hi,


    This just happened to me and the electronic board fried. The techs told me this is a common problem as GE is on their fourth revision of this board. $285.00 installed. Good luck!

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SOURCE: GE refrigerator not cooling

on most refrigeration, the refrigerant goes to the freezer first and the tail end to the fridge. it is probable that the compressor is failing. compressors are quite hotg when running but not too hot to touch. if the compressor is too hot that also indicates failure. doubt it is worth repair

Posted on May 19, 2007

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SOURCE: temperature 94 in refrig. normal in freezer

Check to see if refrigerator door is lower than freezer door. If so remove toe panel, (bottom front). Under refrigerator door hinge at bottom right is adjuster for door. Adjust upward so door is even. On some models when door is too low it causes light to stay on some times, raising ref. temps.

Posted on Nov 16, 2007

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SOURCE: GE Side by Side refrig. - Freezer not working but refrig. is

could be many thing , low on freeon also defrost problum , open panel of your freezer side and check coil behind it

Posted on Feb 19, 2009

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SOURCE: Side by side refrig./freezer does not cold.

Are the heat exchange coils behind or under the refrigerator clean?
Are the fans running smoothly? Check for bent blades and bend them back if necessary.
Is the evaporating pan under the refrigerator dry.? Then the drain of the defroster may be blocked. Unblock with a steam generator or a long plastic tube.

Posted on Mar 16, 2009

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SOURCE: refrig/freezer thermistor temp/resistance chart needed

by model# you can get it not all carry the same (temp)

Posted on Apr 07, 2009

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SOURCE: GE PROFILE REFRIGERATOR-PSC25MSTA NOT WORKING

check to see if the fan by the compressor is working when the compressor is running if not you have the problem control board .....replace board

Posted on Jun 30, 2009

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