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My ff187e hotpoint fridgefreezer has all lights flashing it seems to be working fine but lights are a little annoying! apart from meat seems nearly frozen? please help

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  • alanwilson3 May 10, 2009

    It is a hotpoint ffe187e the lights are flashing and the fridge is freezing my salad and meat even though thermostat on low. Thanks for your help

  • alanwilson3 May 13, 2009

    Thanks for your reply it is much appreciated. Basically my fridge has started freezing my food this happened not long after I first used the quickcool button before then I have had no need to use it. The refridgerator made a beeping noise and the 3 lights on the front 2 green 1 orange started to flash I checked it out the noise stopped but the lights still flash. It has now started freezing my food, I have defrosted it and cleaned everything but nothing has worked. I am reluctant to contact hotpoint although I have made a general enquiry as to the best course of action because they have a bad reputation. Sorry for nit being clear before I really appreciate your help. Many Thanks

  • alanwilson3 May 16, 2009

    Hi thanks for responding I am unable to find you are you in uk?

  • Mark Nichols May 11, 2010

    i wish i could send you a link to my website and get then number off of there to give me a call but they will ban me if i continue to do it but if you search for whirlpool parts i have the word surplus in the link find it and i can help you further.

  • Mark Nichols May 11, 2010

    find where the cold control is, make sure all connections inside the box are fine, and take continuity on the switch to see if it is open when its on and off.

  • Mark Nichols May 11, 2010

    not a good model number please find it and give it to me

  • Mark Nichols May 11, 2010

    what u mean nearly frozen? i will look into it but you have have to change the main control board...

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SOURCE: hotpoint fridgefreezer FFS70

if you have no cooling at all it means that a no gas charge b locked  in defrost c thermostat d compressor not working

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SOURCE: Hotpoint Fridge Freezer FF187e - 3 lights flashing

i have just fixed my fridge freezer by following the instruction from KarenBa and GWoman i have also managed to stop the lights (super cool and super freeze) from flashing by turning the temperature to zero on both fridge and freezer so they turn off then holding both super buttons down for about 15 seconds then turning the temperature back up. hope this helps

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SOURCE: Hotpoint. Water is leaking from behind light bulb

The drain hose in the back of your freezer is frozen shut. The water you see is coming from the defrost cycle. Turn off the refrigerator. Remove the floor from your freezer and remove/thaw all of the ice. Locate the drain in the back of the freezer. It may be behind the back panel. Thaw the drain until water flows freely through it. Reassemble the freezer, and you are back in business.

Posted on Oct 23, 2009

Testimonial: "When back and bottom of the freezer were off there was ice everywhere. The drain plug was frozen. Thanks for the advice."

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