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Does not cool

It is a Haier dorm size refrigerator. It has power, the motor is hot a while after plugging it in. Sounds like it's running properly, but it won't cool, even if the temperature knob is changed.

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  • ianandlaura May 25, 2009

    UNIT IS NOT COOLING ON 110AC 50HZ OR GAS,BUT COOLS NORMAL WITH GENERATOR ON AC POWER APPEARS FINE ,IAM THINKING ELEMENT MAY BE WEAK,HOWEVER WHY IS PROBLEM SAME ON GAS???? CAN ANYONE ADVISE I WOULD BE GREATFUL FOR ANY ADVICE. TA MUCH>>>>IMCG

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