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My chest freezer on the compressor will run for about 2-5 seconds then stop and red light stays on all the time please help me

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I have a freezer (old) just stopped working (trip it off)

Plug it in freezer making a few clicks sound (2-5 seconds) and stop.

Repeating few minutes and freezer red light on all the time

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  • shanthan175 Sep 23, 2008

    Hi

    I have a freezer (old) just stopped working (trip it off)

    Plug it in freezer making a few clicks sound (2-5 seconds) and stop.

    Repeating few minutes and freezer red light on all the time

    Bssicall using digital oham meter i pull the compressor


    relay /overload off its



    All three terminals were open to ground



    R = RUN

    C==COMMON

    S= START



    R to C=14 ohms

    R to S =O ohms

    C to S =O ohms

    It ok in my reading above

    please replay to correct the problem

    thanks

  • shanthan175 Sep 23, 2008

    what reading compressor sould be

  • shanthan175 Sep 23, 2008

    thanks for helps

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Almost certainly a compressor fault - expensive repair

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