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Just bought a used GE chest freezer model FH5DSAWH from friends. Brought it home plugged it in and it doesn't get cold. Can hear it running and the compressor gets hot. Any ideas? Was told it worked great. When we plug in You can hear it start and when you turn knob off you can hear it turn off. Left on for 4 hours on no cooling. Temp actually got warmer? Thank You.

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Your ptc overload relay on the compressor is bad,unplug it off the compressor and get a replacement at an appliance parts store,plug in the replacement and this will solve your problem

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