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Freezer temp what should i set my freezer temp at? i have a side by side hot point

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Hello I can help with this problem , You can set it to the factory setting thats normaly in the middle , wait 24 hours for temps to equalize and check temp in freezer with an accurate thermometer it should be -10 to +10 deg. Far. to adjust temp move dial up or down only one digit at a time and wait 24 hours on each adjustment until its at a correct temp.

Posted on Dec 30, 2008

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SOURCE: Hot Point Side by Side. Freezer works, Fridge not cool enough

check freezer for frost build up and if fan blowing, check condenser make sure clean, and fan blowing, check vents in refrig. make sure no blockage, freezer control should be in the middle setting, you can try turning that to Warmer Freezer allowing MORE air to refrigertor side.

Posted on Sep 03, 2007

SOURCE: Hot point Fridge/ freezer

All the cooling is in the freezer and the control in the fridge side only controls a damper to let in cold air as needed. To do what you want you have to replace the thermostat to a lower temp rated unit

Posted on Nov 23, 2007

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SOURCE: The strip between freezer and fridge is very hot

sounds as if you either need to clean the coils under the unit,they are clogged and unable to disapate correct amount of heat, or your fan mounted behind the unit, next tothe compressor has failed..YOUR UNIT IS WORKING EXTRA HARD TO GET RID OF HEAT.check those 2 places

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