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Freezer thaws then refreezes.

My Freezer is a GE model GSL25JFTA. Over the past few months, the freezer thaws all the food and ice cream and then refreezes everything. it has runied lots of treats and made meat taste funny. i am guessing its the defrost control, but all the controls that i can see are on the front panel. is this really the problem and if so, can i replace the part myself or do i have to hire someone to fix it?

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Hi,

My first target would be to check Thermostat. The procedure to check thermostat would be :-

http://www.ehow.com/how_2167621_troubleshoot-refrigerators-thermostat.html

Then, you can check defrost timer ( Defrost control ). The procedure is :-


http://www.acmehowto.com/howto/appliance/refrigerator/check/defrosttimer.php

Once done, let me know the update.

Thanks.

Posted on Sep 09, 2009

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