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Freezer ok fridge warm (15 degrees)

For two days fridge been showing fifteen degrees and freezer compartment has been fine. Last night I defrosted it all incase a pipe was blocked with ice.

Turned it back on this morning after 5 hours the fridge is now saying 18 degrees and the freezer is only at -12 degrees instead of usual -22.

Any ideas what to do next

Hotpoint frost free fridge feezer FF92S

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Re: Freezer ok fridge warm (15 degrees)

You have a hotpoint mistral f/f i take it in silver..

Check to see if the fan is running at the bottom on the back of the fridge its next to the compressor behind the panel ...
if the compressor is running and the fan is not then your fault is the fan..

IF the fan is running then its the sensors...

These are located in the freezer section, pull out the draws and remove the panel behind it.... six screws.......... you will c threes plugs at the top ledt hand side.. the yellow one is for the fridge the green one for the freezer.... replace both if your freezer is not working...

Also just below the freezer door there is a panel remove the panel and use a vaccumm to clean the fluff that has built up on the coils..

hope this helps if you need anymore help dont hesitate to ask...

by the way the sensors are called evap thermistors...

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Re: Freezer ok fridge warm (15 degrees)

Is the green thermister the same as the yellow themister as i hav bought a green one can i replace it for the yellow one in the yellow block

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