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Red light coming on on my prima LPR150 INTEGRATED FREEZER defrosted it now trying to refreez

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Posted on Feb 20, 2010

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SOURCE: my freezer has defrosted without warning and wont

Make sure the compressor is running. If it isn't check the overload relays on the side of the compressor. Easy way to check is to unplug them from the compressor and shake. If the rattle replace. Other than freon this would be most likely cause. Hope this helps.

Posted on Feb 24, 2010

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Hi,

Many times a freezer and/or refrigerator do not work right because of a dirty condenser coil...there are also many other things that can go wrong.


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Posted on Jan 13, 2011

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