Question about Kenmore 13.7 cu. ft. / 388 liter Upright Freezer 23429

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13.7 cu.ft mdel 970-242520

Just bought this 2 weeks ago. Compressor runs for 7 minutes stops for 15 minutes, the cycle goes on and on. All is level, door is shut tightly. The space it occupies has the factory suggested clearance of 3 inches on all sides and back. Any one know what's up or is this normal?

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  • butch42 May 16, 2008

    temp is fine, very loud though when compressor is on

  • robert samples May 11, 2010

    hows the temps in the unit

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 the compressor must be running on overload..or check temperature setting,,,its not normal...

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If this is a frost free freezer first make sure all foods in the freezer are behind the edges of the shelf any thing sticking out further than the edges can keep the door from closing properly even though it looks shut also the freezer fans have been known to be noisey we used to have a rule if its loud enough to bother the coustmer its too loud id call and get it checked also run times depend on how many times the door is open

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7 minutes on and 15 minutes off sounds like a good cycle time.

Posted on May 16, 2008

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