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GE Fridege TBX18J MS not getting cold

Fridge is 15 years old or so, been sitting unplugged in the garage for 10 years. Cleaned it up and plugged it in. Freezer (top-mount) seems to be getting cold, but fridge portion is only cool, Any thoughts?
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  • dsco Oct 16, 2008

    Dr. John,

    It has not been plugged in 24 hours yet, and my wife tells me it is getting colder. We plan to replace it in a few months when the kithcen gets remodeled, so hope it lasts that long. The fridge that the garage fridge is replacing was a lovely 30 yr old harvest gold model that looked like the one in Napoleon Dynamite, or more precisely in the "Little Miss Sunshine " kitchen, so was long overdue to fail "compressor.My 4 year old was quite upset to lose "Bertha".

    Thanks for your help,

    Disco

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Hi is the fan motor going in the freezer. if so how long has it been plugged in if more than 24 hrs and the fan is going. it could be that because it sat for 10 years the lines that go inside could have rusted out. so if this is the case its scrap sorry. the appliance doc.

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    john gagnon Oct 17, 2008

    glad i could help

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