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CLEANED CONDENSER SOMETIMES IT WILL RUN FOR 4HR SOMETIMES NORMAL FOR 30 MIN FREEZER IS 0 AND FRIDGE IS HOLDING 40 DEG. WHAT SHOULD I LOOK FOR .. SEEN SOMETHING ON A BENDING OF CAPALARY TUBE NEAR DRYER ??

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Check if the capillary tubes is really bend and can restrict the flow of refrigerant. Restriction in the system can cause the trip off of the compressor overload. Please call qualified technician to correct the problem.

Posted on Dec 30, 2007

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First, you need to clean your condensing coil. You did not provide a model number so you either have a flat cooling coil in the front bottom, or a canister type in the back right hand side. This coil dissipates the heat. If it is plugged up your compressor and fans will run trying to keep up with the unit temperature settings. This can make a difference as much as 40 degrees. The toe plate, bottom front is either held in place with a screw on each end. If no screws, there is a clip on each end. Just pull and it will pop out.

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