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Deep freezer...I may have a leak in the condensor of a Kenmore upright freezer...it is in the wall of the cabinet ! Is there a way to get to it and find/fix the leak and get cabinet back on, or just scrap it ?

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    roger_bri797 Oct 05, 2009

    I fixed a leak in the suction line, vac'd it down and re charged it...it froze great for three days then stopped, comp running, everything running, checked pressures and they had both dropped again...still leaking, right ? took evap core out and checked it for leak..none..only thing lft to be leaking is condensor...am I overlooking anything??

  • roger_bri797
    roger_bri797 Oct 05, 2009

    Thanks, I will check it before scrapping...

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No you can not open the wall of the freezer to fix the leak. You will not be able to put the wall back together if you do. I would recommend buying a new freezer. If it was mine I would just scrap it.

I hope this answered you question.

Posted on Oct 05, 2009

  • Jyackle5
    Jyackle5 Oct 05, 2009

    The condencer can be serviced. the lines in freezer can not.

  • Jyackle5
    Jyackle5 Oct 05, 2009

    No you are not over looking anything. I would see if the condenser has a leak somewhere.

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