Question about Hotpoint FFM90 Bottom Freezer Refrigerator
My freezer has just started freezing up can you please help as to what could be wrong?? Also every night the buzzer goes off and temperature has changed when no one has been in there for ages What could this be?
I had the same problem, i took mine outside and spayed degreeser on the coils and power washed it off. the coils get built up with dust. make sure you dont have it pluged in when power washing it. lol. good luck
Posted on Jul 28, 2007
It sounds like the defrost heater is burned out. Remove the inside back cover in the freezer to see if the coils are frozen up. If so, more than likely your defrost heater has bit the dust. It is located at the bottom of the inside coil of the freezer.
Also, you could be have a clogged condensor coil. It is located on the out side back of the Fridge. You need to remove the panel from the lower part of the fridge and do a thorugh cleaning.
Posted on Nov 03, 2007
SOURCE: Bosch Fridge Freezer Classixx
This button is the winter/summer setting.
If you switch it on so as the red mark shows this is set for the summer setting.
What it does is allows the interior light to come on very dimly when you shut the door.
The fridge then thinks it is too warm and starts to cool down more, designed for when the ambient temperature is high.
Hope this helps
Posted on Jan 17, 2008
SOURCE: hotpoint ff175b fridge freezer
I had the same problem. Hotpoint told me it was the electronic card, and I waited 3 weeks for them to get one in stock. Just been fitted and made no difference, though the Hotpoint man told me it was fixed. I have just spent half an hour "shaking and whaking" various bits at the back of the fridge freezer and the compressor has finally kicked into life.
Concentrate your shaking and whacking on the black square thing to the left of the compressor.
Going to quit my job and become a freezer repair man.
Posted on Jun 17, 2008
SOURCE: Freezer stopped freezing up?
check the compressor to see if it works. You should hear a sound that sounds like a low hum.
Is the compressor fan on at the bottom rear of frig?
Posted on Apr 09, 2009
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