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Frig freezer bosch kgv3120gb/01 with the thermostat set at no 5 the temperature in the freezer compartment is only minus 5

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Hello button7
Welcome,

How old is your unit?

  1. Check if your freezer is packed so full that you have articles covering the air vents found in the rear of most freezers.
  2. This would restrict the cold air from circulating between the freezer and fridge compartments ,thus inconsistent temperatures may arise!
In today's refrigerator / freezers they share the air in a circulation process.

Or you may have this problem

Low refrigerant change
If the unit has a low refrigerant change, the freezer will not reach proper temperatures. This must be checked by a qualified technician due to EPA regulations.

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Posted on Oct 14, 2008

  • Neil Golan
    Neil Golan Oct 14, 2008

    Here is a common solution for this problem too!

    If the freezer compartment is no longer reaching the selected temperature

    The freezer compartment door was open too long.
    The evaporator (refrigeration generator) is covered in such a thick layer of ice that
    the fully automatic defrosting system is no longer able to defrost this amount of ice.
    Solution
    take frozen food out of appliance, insulate thoroughly and place in cool location.
    In approximately 12 hours the ice in the refrigeration system has thawed.
    Switch on the appliance again and put back the frozen food.
    Note!
    To prevent loss of refrigeration, do not open the refrigerator compartment door unnecessarily often.
    If fault can not be rectified by these means, please call customer service.



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