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Refrigerator freezer located in guarge does not keep ice cream frozen

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  • bakerbg Mar 04, 2009

    there is a freezer located beside the refrigerator -freezer and the freezer works .  both are energy efficient and bought at the same time,
    why does the freezer work but the refrigerator freezer does not

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That is corrrect, the ambient temp in the garage is lower then the required 60 deg. for proper operation. nothing to be done till the spring, sorry. happened when the manufactures made"energy effiecent machines". the older ones would work just fine.not hte new ones !!!

Posted on Mar 04, 2009

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    Ron Coons Mar 04, 2009

    the thermostat inthe refrig/freezer has to maintain a refrig temp of 38-42 deg(F). the garage temp has problably dropped below that so its tricked into shutting off premature.. the Full Freezer want to achieve a much colder temp to maintain frozen goods, so problably will not be affected.

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