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Can I use my freezer in an unheated garage?

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No. There are units designed to operate in a garage. These units are pretty expensive. The drastic change in temperature tricks the sensing components. You have a good chance of loosing your food product in the unit. As a former service technician, if the call was for a unit in a garage, we would contact the customer, explain the situation and cancel the call.

Posted on Oct 26, 2014

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SOURCE: can a chest freezer be put in an unheated garage?

yes you may encounter problems come sumer depending how hot it gets where you live but during the winter you should have no problems.

Posted on Jan 20, 2009

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Sure! It's likely to use less energy as well.

Posted on Jun 03, 2009

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SOURCE: can a chest freezer be used in an unheated garage

why not then when its down to zero shut the unit off and open the lid and free freezing...no electricity required....remember pop machines sit out in all types of weather

Posted on Sep 16, 2009

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SOURCE: we have our freezer in an unheated garage and I

I've never heard of such a thing in either the domestic or commercial applications.

Posted on Nov 25, 2009

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SOURCE: I have a Kelvinator upright freezer model

Hi,
You will be okay as long as the garage does not go below freezing. If the fridge gets that cold it could start to have problems.

heatman101

Posted on Aug 19, 2010

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