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I have a GE refrigerator, the freezer is'nt cold, the motor in the back of the freezer is not running, What can I check to see if it is the motor or the circuit board?

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  • Broke frige Apr 28, 2008

    Thanks for the info but a month later dont help much, replaced fan motor and board, no power from board to motor, replaced both to be safe. Also the fan motor is dc volts not ac.



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You say the motor in the freezer, you mean the fan motor? If the refrigerator part is cold (normal temps about 37F) then you likely are not getting air circulation. The fan motors burn out often, just check for 120 volts AC on the fan motor terminals with a multimeter, if you have power, it's a dead motor.

Posted on Apr 28, 2008

  • Marc Wilson
    Marc Wilson Apr 28, 2008

    Sorry for the delay, military reserve duties sort of thing. Glad you got it fixed up though!



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