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There is power running to the machine but neither the freezer nor the fridge is getting cold. All the lights are flashing indicating a malfunction. I don't have the manual and don't know where to start. This has been going on for about a day. Helen

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On the compressor there's a start device with an overload and relay,these sometimes cook and need to be replaced,if you send the model number and brand name i could look it up for you,if it's a ge you could have a bad computer board,do you hear a clicking sound coming from the back of the machine?if you do fir st check the start device and unplug it you can damage the compressor,most of the time you can remove the start device off the compressor and shake it and you'll hear pieces rattling around and it could smell burnt.let me know what you find and if you still need help send the model number

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