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Hi. If the compressor is working properly you should be able to feel a throbbing from the machine, and if you remove the inlet filter there should be condensation or ice on the cold pipes.

If it is throbbing but not producing cold pipes, then the refrigerant may have been lost through a leak. Not a DIY job I'm afraid.

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Posted on Jul 13, 2008

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