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Frigidaire upright not cooling

Freezer was working fine. Then started making a hissing noise for several hours. I thought it sounded like it was defrosting itself. Next day, everything was defrosted and freezer is not cooling. Any ideas what part I might need to replace? P.S. There was no buildup of ice or water in the drain pan.

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  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    put on hard start to replace relay and freezer cools to 18 at best

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    all power to the freezer turns off all by itself every 2 to 3 hours. I have to unplug the freezer and then plug it back in to get the freezer to start working again

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It sound like you had a freon leak, you REALLY need to get this checked by a tech. if you are leaking freon it can be dangerous.

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Good Afternoon friend, thank you for your post!

I see that your Frigidaire freezer is making noise and you have recently defrosted it, but your freezer is still making the noise. Your freezer will make certain noises which are normal operating noises for the freezer.

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