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Motor is not running

Fridge was not cool not motor quit running

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Chec the termostat, he start and stop the motor, also chec rhe start relay , is on the box connection of motor, if thoes are ok and it is power , motor is damaged..when frigorific agent is lost , the motor run without stop and no freeze

Posted on Nov 03, 2012

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  • gina nicklow Nov 03, 2012

    So I wiggled some wires in back and the fridge started back up and is cooling down.

  • gina nicklow Nov 03, 2012

    Is there any kind of safety feature that would disable the motor till it cooled down??

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    ion ionel Nov 03, 2012

    there some of motors as danfoss wich have an internal termic protection wich work when the curent is higher then normal or whe the temperature is ower normal

  • gina nicklow Nov 03, 2012

    Thanks for your help, I hope there will be no more problems!!

  • ion ionel
    ion ionel Nov 03, 2012

    ok Gina , a nice weekend

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