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Ffu14f5hw High temp light on and sometimes flashes. Food in lower area thawed and top shelf temp approx 40. Freezer fan running. Pulled freezer out and placed fan to blow air over compressor, unsure if this changed anything. Temp later returned to 10 degrees on top shelf but lower section still above freezing. Turned fan off for the night and checked freezer in morning. Temp on top shelf still at 10 degrees and lower section still above freezing Removed cover inside freezer to expose coils and found light frost on upper half of coils and water dripping from lower section of coils. The door was found open slightly the day before.

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you said the coil was freezing up? have you checked your defrost element? if your handy with a voltmeter put it on the "beeping mode" (disconnect the fridge's power first) and test the element if it beeps its good, and means that the defrost control isn't working it could be a timer or a board, also check the freezer fan rotate the blades if it dosen't rotate the fan is stuck. if the fans turns out o.k, the defrost thermostat is defective (thats the little metal ball type control befor the heaters).

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As the weather is getting warmer for many people their freezer2_bing.gif and/or refrigerator do not work right because of a dirty condenser coil...

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Posted on May 27, 2010

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