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Zanussi ZNB 3450S Fridge Freezer not cold enough

Hi, for the last couple of days the freezer temperature has been reading as high as -10C, even though it's set to operate at -16C. It "beeps" to indicate that the temperature is too high. The unit was bought in July last year so I'm not too sure where to start.
Also, there is no sound coming from the unit at all, all I can hear is a faint "crackling" - almost as if there is ice cracking, whenever I open the doors. The fan never seems to switch on.

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  • CormacM Feb 29, 2008

    So I should empty the freezer and defrost it properly? It's actually reasonably full at the moment.

  • Anonymous Aug 27, 2008

    Hi,

    mine is 18 months old and has just started to show the same symptoms. Set at 18 but alarming out and reading 10 deg, last night it started to make a noise as if a fan blade was rubbing against something? Have switched off a mains for a few hours and lowered the temp but no luck

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It is going into defrost,not enough frozen items in freezer to hold temperature down. if you bought it july last year.it should still be under waranty

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