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Bosch KGU 34640 freezer not cold enough

Hello. I have a Bosch KGU 34640 fridge/freezer and the freezer compartment is not getting down to the correct temperature (-18 deg. C). It can only get to between -10 and -14 deg. C. Also no freezer lights are on at the top of the unit and the 'super' and 'Deg C' buttons don't appear to do anything. There is very little frost or ice in the freezer compartment and it was also turned off for 24 hours a week ago to clear everything. The fridge works fine but does anyone have any ideas why the freezer doesn't and what I might do to fix it? Thanks.

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Check freon volume on freezer, reload if needed.

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I had a similar problem a couple years back with my freezer. Behind the vent cover in the back there were a few lines that ran the cooling or something like that. What happened was my freezer was icing up horribly. I was told to take that panel off and check those lines. Sure enough one of the lines was busted through. That was why my freezer was having problems. I apoligize I don't know anything about the front buttons tho.

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    Thanks for the replies. I have no idea about checking or refilling Freon - I didn't know you could. I'll take a look at the rear of the unit too to see if I can spot something.

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too much ice bulid up will stop enough cold air being blown into the fridge.Try turning it off letting all ice melt then turn it back on again and set thermostat at a lower temp.There may be ice you can't see.

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