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Freezer's power is dead

Checked voltage drop across connections to back of fridge and have voltage. No internal light, or any sign of operation what so ever. Is there a module that controls freezers operation that could cause such a problem? Where should I start after confirming the source of the problem is not from outside the freezer?

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Re: Freezer's power is dead

I turned a switch in the back of self defroster receptacle and it turned back on. Just so happen that the light bulb in the freezer burned out at the same time the defroster timer failed to reset. I guess it was a power surge or something that could cause all that at once. Thanks Buffalo12980 saved me alot of money.

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Re: Freezer's power is dead

Check the plug itself may be melted. next check the cord itself at terminations inside the freezer compressor section. if it's plugged into a gfci try resetting the gfci receptacle. check breaker, may have tripped off.

Posted on Aug 21, 2007

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