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My GE Profile is not cooling and not making Ice too.All the fans running continously.

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  • Raph Lal Jun 18, 2009

    Yes the compressor is running and the fans are blowing also. The coil is clean too.

  • Raph Lal Jun 18, 2009

    Yes the pies around the compressor is NOT cold at all

  • Robbie Daniels May 11, 2010

    Is the compressor running?

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