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Fridge Feezes Fridge Freezes everything

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  • Anonymous Apr 29, 2008

    My 92-year-old mother has a Candy CPCA 240 FFK fridge/freezer which she bought no more than a couple of years ago. Anything put in the fridge now freezes and we're told that the thermostat needs replacing. Why? Fridges used to go on for donkeys' years without problems!

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My Candy fridge freezer done the same. After a bit of investigation, I found that the little plastic shaft from the front temperature dial that connects to the thermostat has snapped. I merely glued it back together and it worked fine.

In essence, the thermostat was turned on to super all the time, and turning the dial anti-clockwise did nothing as it wasn't connected to the thermostat.

Very flimsy I say.

Posted on Sep 22, 2008

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