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Hi, can i have help with this: we have a freezer general freezer with two lights in the front lower left panel. one yellow with write on it ''elect'' and a red one with write ''temp''on it, the red one is always on do you know why? My freezer looking to work prperly.


General freezer model GC12W


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  • regs Oct 11, 2007

    I agree with you for the yellow one, if we have power it should be on because on this led we see the world 'elec' meanning power , but this is the red one always on with the world 'temp' on it, and i have power on it, do you want have a pictures showing this may be i can send you one throught this web system may be more easy for you to help me?


    Thank you


  • regs Oct 11, 2007

    Perfect, inside my freeze on the sticker i see the model number GC12W  serial no JL08798  General limited woodbrige.


    I do not have the manuel my wife put it in the garbage since 17 years!!


    Thank you to help me.



  • regs Oct 11, 2007

    sir it time for me to go sleep i will check tomorrow if you have find something ,,do you know where is it possible to have this manuel on the web?


    Once again Tk ,and l will talk to you tomorrow





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This just means that you have power to the freezer.  It's letting you know it is plugged in.

Posted on Oct 11, 2007

  • Craig Shelton
    Craig Shelton Oct 11, 2007

    Yes that would be fine.  The other light might be an alarm.  Many freezers have this option and will buzz when the temp. gets too high.  Also give me the complete model # on the sticker inside the freezer.  Not the # in the manual.

  • Craig Shelton
    Craig Shelton Oct 11, 2007

    I am not having any luck finding anything with this model #.  If it is cooling ok then it is nothing to worry about.  I think is most likely an alarm system.



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