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Hotpoint freezer fan noise?

I have a Hotpoint freezer/refer combo # HTS22GBMARWW. The top freezer has a fan that periodically makes alot of noise. My guess is that it's ice build up since it is not always there - comes & goes every few days. Assuming it's ice, any idea how to get rid of this problem?

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First check that you do not have a bagged item in front of it. I have done this myself - so is easy to do. The plastic bag touches the fan - making a noise.

Next - check freezer is defrosted regularly.

The fan is used to remove the moisture in the freezer when the door is first closed - freezing it to the evaporator coils - to be safely removed later.

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