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Buzzing sound, freezer nor fridge cooling

This fridge is barely 5 yrs old! It buzzes for a few seconds, shuts off, buzzes again, and items in the freezer are melting.

It's model No. FRT18H6CW.

Obviously I'll need a repairman at god knows what cost -- and I'm REALLY aggravated to have this problem already. Know of any other people with the same prob?

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  • tdragert Nov 20, 2008

    Great ! But I didn't purchase any additional warranty time -- think the 5 yr approach is still applicable?



    Tobi

  • tdragert Nov 22, 2008

    no help. But the service provider in the L.A. area gave me the number for customer service of Frigidaire and they were super helpful.

  • janrx Dec 15, 2008

    We got the model No. FRT18H6CW last summer. it is just over a year. worked well until a few days ago, it buzzes for a few seconds, shuts off, buzzes again, and items in the freezer are melting. What should we do?

  • Bill Newberry
    Bill Newberry May 11, 2010

    Hello,


    Here are some factory service manuals.  These are handy to have around.


    Thanks,
    Bill


    http://www.applianceoutletservice.com/fr...


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Sounds like a compressor issue, perhaps the good news would be if its just under 5 yrs, youll have a 5 yr warr onthe compressor assy.( you should anyway) ck your manual for warr info

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  • Ron Coons
    Ron Coons Nov 20, 2008

    your extended warr, that you purchased is in addition to , not excluding any existing manufacture warr. call your extended contract provider first though( they are usually also authorized manufacture repair personnel as well.

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