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Transported a fridge on its side, waited 24hrs, plugged in.

Now its plugged in and both fridge and freezer are not getting cold or even cool for that matter. Its been plugged in for about 24hrs now. Can hear the fridge running but both bulbs were not working in the fridge even when I replaced them, not sure if that means anything.

I just bought the fridge after going without for 3 weeks now.
If anyone has any answers they would be greatly appriciated. I was told the fridge is about 3yrs old and from what i can see it is a Matag Plus.

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I have a Frigidaire refrigerator model # FRT181L6DSE about 3yrs old and it is running but the frig and freezer are not gerring cold?

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Transporting frig on side probably damaged the compressor due to the oil inside draining from bottom. Do you know if the bulbs were working before you purchased? If they were you may have damaged the door switch, easy fix, just replace. Compressor replacement should be left to a pro. Probably looking at a couple hundred. One other thought is you might have caused a gas leak during transporting, another job for a pro.

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