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Have an older kenmore freezer model 1068253080.....found out that it shut off during the night....light come on but no compressor action....was wondering what the problem could be.....had it turned off for about a year....just started to use it again....thanks

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  • ak2679 Dec 08, 2008

    I appreciate your quick response...it is more than 10 yeras old...and yea was already thinking of just replacing it...thanks a lot sir

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Hello and welcome,
if it's old and sat off and not used for a year. Then there may be a tiny crack in a seal that allowed the freon to leak out over time. Or it may not be tiny!
If the repair cost half the price of a new unit it is not worth repairing. if the unit is ten years old or more then a new one will be MUCH cheaper!!
to operate!!!!!!!!

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