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Have a 17 cu ft upright manual defrost freezer. Started to notice that items in door were soft a week ago. Warning light was on but the rest seemed ok. Today noticed a puddle from thawed meat. Sounds like it's running and lights are on but everything but the top shelf was thawed.

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Good day,
Serious problem. Either there is a freon leak or a restriction inside the tubing that carries the refrigerant.
Needs the attention of a pro.

Note. If the unit is under 5 years, leave it alone. It is still under factory warranty. Call for warranty service.

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