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My freezer gets cold, and the coil freezes up and it goes up the copper wire. I just replaced the theromostat and heater myself. I plugged it in and within 15 minutes the bottome coil was freezing and the copper pipe was froze. Please help if you can.

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  • Kristy Adams
    Kristy Adams Jul 27, 2009

    It is a cooper wire inside the top freezer part of my frigerator. There are 2 separate copper wires, but only one is freezing up. I have a GE model, but I'm at work right now so I wont be able to provide the model number till I get home (if you need it)

  • Kristy Adams
    Kristy Adams Jul 27, 2009

    and yes, all of my fans are working the one in the top freezer and the one on the back of the lower part of the refrigerator

  • Mike Smith
    Mike Smith May 11, 2010

    What is the location of the copper wire you are refering to ?



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Is the fan working in the area of the freezer. I do need the model number to help you better. Thank You, Sea Breeze
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  • John Tripp
    John Tripp Jul 27, 2009

    When that happens it usually shows that there is a possible freon leak. Call me if you like and we can discuss this further, Thanks Sea Breeze




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