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Burning Smell A electrical burning smell was coming from behind the frezer. Unplugged it and smell went away. Wondering what I should replace first. The freezer was working ok at the time.

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Keep it unplugged and look for burned wires, or rubber wires hardened from extreme heat. This will be a good start in finding what is going wrong. One more thing to check is if the compressor is heating up after running for a while. Let it run for 20 min or so, shut off the power and feel the compressor. Is it hot?

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