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Punctured freon line in freezer

I was chipping the ice off the freezer part of the refrigerator when suddenly freon started spewing out , can I fix this myself and how? Need help fast

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Please don't rate me down for this answer, but I'll be honest with you. No, you can not fix it yourself. The entire evaporator would have to be replaced by a service tech who has a refrigerant certification and the proper tools to do it. It would be prohibitively expensive. It's time to buy a replacement.

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