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How do I replace the freezer temperature sensor?

My freezer is maintaining -20F! The thermostat is set on the warmest setting for the freezer. I think the temperature sensor needs replacing. How do I get to it? Where can I get a replacement?

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Search repairclinic.com, they have videos to show you exactly how to do the repairs. i noticed they have videos all over you tube also.

Posted on Jan 04, 2013

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SOURCE: GE Profile Arctic Side x Side Refrigerator PSC23MGNA

My GE Profile is 1.5 yrs old and I have the same problem. I came home to find all my food spoiled! It seems many GEs have had this problem, I agree GE should do something, there are expensive units.

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SOURCE: Sub-Zero temperture fluctuation

Just posted this elsewhere and it sounds like the same problem:
As you probably know, the recommended temperature range is between 35-45 F so if your control will not allow you to set this, the sensor or associated regulator has failed. 

This seems to be an issue with Sub-Zero.

Posted on Sep 13, 2008

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yep can ya turn it off by the thermostat? its likely the thermostat can find one @ appliance parts give them model serial # or caseparts.com. good luck be careful. Tom

Posted on Jun 21, 2009

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SOURCE: Samsung Quattro-Cooling RM255LABP Freezer at +20F

orrixcreek i have the same problem. how do you go into the samsung diagnostic? i pressed different buttons at the same time and they're giving me gibberish i dont understand. which specific buttons to press and what exactly do the codes mean? i called samsung and they told me the fridge was probably in "demo mode" that is used on the sales floor and they had me pressed the two left buttons for 6 seconds and a bleep occurred and the LCD went dim. it really didnt fix the problem.

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SOURCE: variance in freezer compartment temperature

How to check everything
http://www.acmehowto.com/howto/appliance/refrigerator/refrigerator.php
If the evaporator coils behind the back panel of the freezer are icing up because of auto defrost failure that will stop the circulation of cold air and eventually affect the freezer too.

check defrost heater, defrost thermostat. If the heater and thermostat are ok it’ll be the control board.




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