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I have a fridge freezer Teka A-FC1340. Having arrived back from a weekend away the fridge part of the unit was so cold that the jug of water in the fridge door was frozen. I turned the setting on the fridge part of the unit right down and this seem to cool the temp. I then came home from work yesterday and the water in the jug was frozen again. Can this be repaired at all? and and what cost as it maybe cheaper for me to buy a new unit

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  • alex_duff Mar 09, 2009

    I have defrosted the unit and then restarted it to no avail
    Serial number BC05G0E0K00BG
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Posted on Mar 09, 2009

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    taran_2005 Mar 15, 2009

    Any further issues, you can buzz me.





    thanks.

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It can be repaired but it would cost you 65 to 85 dollars just for them to drive out to your house. that doesn't include them looking at it. it would be cheaper to just replace the fridge.


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You have a defrost problem. could be your defrost heater or your defrost thermastat

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That is probably afaulty thermostat , give me the exact model number of the fridge , the one pprinted on the service tag.

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Posted on Mar 06, 2009

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    Ginko Mar 06, 2009

    If the freezer is icing up inside, try lowering down the thermostate settings.
    If the temperature still stays too low , then you will need to replace the defective thermostate, that is not an expensive part.

    See the link below, where you can find parts, diagrams, and repair help:

    The food in the refrigerator freezes


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    Ginko Mar 06, 2009

    In addition, this is not the defrost system, when it is the defrost system you get poor heating and the fridge is icing up on the coils, in your case the fridge is cooling down to much.
    That means that it is either a thermostate regulation problem, or that there is a faulty thermostate.

    Regards.


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