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Fridge and freezer will not cool down

I have just got my fridge out of storage (about 6 months), we went to plug it in and it won't cool at all, it heats up and becomes quite humid. are you able to tell me the problem with our fridge? it is a kelvinator, twin air, no frost 400. htankyou for your help

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Re: fridge and freezer will not cool down

69....hard to know from here. What heats up and becomes quite humid? Newly restarted refrigerators take about 12-24 hours to cool down. They should be opened very infrequently during that period, if possible.. Do you hear the compressor and fans? Have you properly set the cooling controls?

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