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Hotpoint FFA71 fridge and freezer suddenly stopped working

Hotpoint FFA71 we have in the garage for the last year, switched switched it back on to store some surplus and it worked fine for 2 days then suddenley stopped with the red lights all ablaze, any ideas why both fridge and freezer would stop so suddenly? Power is on everything seems the same.

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Sounds as though the compressor has stopped working. It feeds both compartments with control from a printed circuit above the top door.Where all your red lights are ablaze! (This can be replaced by removing the 2 screws and "clicking" out the small panel) Check that the compressor is running at the bottom rear of the fridge/freezer before anything else.

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Hi i have FFA71 frige the freezer is not working but refrigeter is working ad ice is building

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