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Neither fan nor compressor will work. At first, it was just the fan. Took it off, hooked it up outside of the fridge and it workes. Cleaned it, put it back on, and now neither one works. The compressor was working when the fan wasn't, but was getting very hot to the touch. any ideas?? Ann

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  • alpartain Jun 23, 2009

    Nothing is iced over. It's been off for 24 hrs.

  • alpartain Jun 23, 2009

    No, because yours truly isn't that talented!

  • alpartain Jun 24, 2009

    It means "I don't know how to do that". It means "yours truly"...meaning me.....am not that talented.

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Hi,

Had a same problem last year, the heat exchanger was iced over, took a hair dryer and melted ice. The defrost heater element had gone bad, had to replace it lately.

However, assuming that we have technical expertise please have the following componants tested with a circuit tester :

Defrost Timer
Thermostat
Overload Protector

Let me know if that helped.

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    Sid Jun 23, 2009

    All right that sounds like your problem is diifrent then what we faced,



    Did we try testing the componants though ??



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  • Sid
    Sid Jun 23, 2009

    Hey,



    I am not sure if we understand that "No, because yours truly isn't that talented" ..



    what was that suppose to mean ?



    Please describe ... ?



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    Sid Jun 24, 2009

    In that case there isin't much fixya can proceed with, you might wanna contact a friend/tech to perform what i suggested & things should work for you.



    Kindly rate the solution posted by us as it helps us to analyse the solutions.



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