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Bosch Fridge Freezer - not getting cold.

I have noticed my Bosch Fridge Freezer getting warmer and warmer. The temp setting is now at 5 and it just about puts a chill on the milk!

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    Bosch KGU34641 Bottom Freezer Refrigerator


    I have the same problem. Mine is 11 months old.

  • instead May 11, 2010

    The manual suggests turning it off for 2 minutes and then turning it back on. This does not solve the problem.  
    Mine is model KGN36A71 (It is a German model so model numbers are different than in the UK)

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SOURCE: Freezer quits working

Solution Found! The problem is when the temperature surrounding the refrigerator in the garage falls to < 45 degrees, the thermostat regulating the refrigerator will not call for the compressor to kick in to provide cooling (it's temperature requirements are being met). Since there is no demand, the compressor will not cycle, which is how the freezer is kept cold, and the freezer eventually warms up to match the refrigerator temperature. Frigidaire makes a "Cold Kit" that I ordered and installed from RepairClinic.com for $22 (Item #: 1037646; Description: Garage kit). It's basically a strip heater that runs off the control power to warm the thermostat and causes the compressor to cycle once to twice a day to keep the freezer frozen. After installation, the refrigerator stays at 40-45 and the freezer stays around 0 degrees.

Posted on Mar 19, 2008

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SOURCE: fridge wont get cold and freezer gets cold then gets warm

I Had The Same Problem , Went To partselect.com  You Will Find A Solution And Reasonable Priced Repair Parts There

Posted on Apr 18, 2008

refritech08
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SOURCE: fridge is too cold

do a test put the fridge on 1 or 2 (the warmest settings) if you don't see that it turns off you have a defective thermostat. there pretty easy to buy and to install if you need assistance just feel free to e-mail me @ hvac.tech7872pr@gmail.com

Posted on Jun 15, 2008

mikedurland
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SOURCE: bosch frost free fridge freezer not freezing ice cream/pops at all and meat not totally frozen

Sounds like a defrost problem. Check to see if there is any frost buildup in the back wall of the freezer. If so, it is not defrosting as it should.

  • possible causes:
  1. bad defrost timer/board
  2. bad defrost heater (in freezer)
  3. bad thermo switch in freezer
If you don’t know what these are then unplug the machine and let the ice melt in the freezer overnight with the door open. Then try it the next day, if is cooling fine then you need to have a service person replace one of the above items. If it still has a problem then it might be the compressor and you should probably replace the machine.

Posted on Jun 28, 2008

SOURCE: Over Chilling Refridgeration set on 7C still goes to 0C Digital thermostat

behind or inside the digital display casing-mike

Posted on Sep 30, 2008

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SOURCE: Refrigerator not getting cold in Fridge side

No. check this post from right here.
http://www.fixya.com/support/t245665-samsung_rs2556_refrigerator_side_not

Question: was the fridge running when you went to pick it up ?
Was it already on ?
My thinking is that you have the ice build up problem too and that it never thawed. If you unplug it, thawing could take days. Seriously. If you take the inside panel off and get some heat on it
only an hour or so.
You have the exact same model I do, and it works good, just designed poorly. It needs a drain hole on that condensor.
And your fan probably is fine. Do not spend $500.

Posted on May 08, 2009

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