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Intermittent failure The freezer, set for 0 degrees F, will intermittently stop cooling and warm up melting the contents. This happens without ryme or reason.

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Sounds like you have a defrost safety thermostat not opening when the temp comes up on defrost. These can be solid state or the standard kind have a bi-metal switch. and if its solid state there is a check out procedure for it. Id need to review my manuel not many GE's around here.

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