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MY 8145-20 DEFROST TIMER WILL NOT ADVANCE,

I HAVE HAD A 8145-20 DEFROST TIMER ON MY FREEZER THAT STOPED ADVANCING, THOUGHT THAT THE MOTOR WAS BAD . REPLACED THE TIMER WITH A NEW TIMER AND THE CLOCKE WILL STILL NOT ADVANCE? ANY THOUGHTS R.B.H.

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  • butterflylad Feb 16, 2009

    voltag to timer is off the main breaker and is hot but reads only 110 secound link comes from the walkin freezer, could it be the thermostat or defrost termination, would these have a hot loop back to timer? when the timer is advanced by hand the freezer will defrost . thanks r.b.h.

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    Voltage to timer? 

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I am not sure of your wiring but see no reason that you could not run straight from the breaker to the timer and the timer to the freezer. Determine how long you want the defrost time to be on each hour and set the pegs accordingly. This is if I understand or picture your timer correctly. You have a walk in Freezer, and a rather large box 110 volt timer,correct? The pins on the 24 hour timer wheel can be taken off or moved? If I am wrong, I am sorry. I have the wrong picture in mind. 

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