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Moving the frig.

Some one gave me a kenmore top freezer 2002, when he move it he but it on its side. Will this cause a problem? I was told not to plug it in for a coupble of days. What should i do.

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  • nocody1 Mar 08, 2009

    will it matter that it was plugged in for about 20 min. after standing it up

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Yes,let the unit set in the upright position for 24 to 48 hours before plugging it in.

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  • Joey Terry Mar 08, 2009

    This really depends on if the oil migrated from the compressor while it was laid down. If when you plugged the unit in it started running and cooled off then you are Probably ok, if on the other hand the compressor was very loud and you let it continue to run it could have damaged the compressor.

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