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Refrigerator is getting no power

GE Profile French Door Bottom Freezer Model# PFS22MBSBWW no longer powers up.

The freezer warmed up to 10 degrees in the evening, that night at some point a circuit breaker was tripped. After power was restored to the circuit the refrigerator would no longer power on - no fan, compressor or lights. Other appliances work fine when plugged into the same outlet.


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Check the relay and the compressor with a volt meter. Make sure that you are getting proper voltage. 110 - 120 volts at both the relay and the compressor. If nothing happens or everytime you try to test and the circuit keeps popping first check for bad wiring make sure nothing has come loose. If all the wiring checks out including the ground then the only thing that will pop a circuitbreaker is a bad compressor meaning it is drawing to many amp and you will either need to have a company replace the compressor for around 600 dollars or get a new unit

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