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Freezer Problem I have a Frigidaire upright freezer (Model LFFU1465DW6) that is a couple of years old that is located in my garage in Houston, TX (garage temperature is about 100F). A few months ago and then again yesterday, it quit cooling and the temperature within the freezer got high enough for the food to begin defrosting (50F+). I unplugged the unit, waited a couple of hours, plugged it back in and it started to freeze again. I don?t recall now if the compressor was running or not, but the power light was on. Any suggestions?

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    It has power, but there a '-' on temperature control and the internal light does not work. Unplugged it and the temp control light went dark. Plugged it back in and the '-' comes back. Food began to get soft on the top shelf The freezer never runs despite being opened while I emptied it. Unplugged it and the temp control indicator went dark. Plugged it back in and it lit up again with the '-'.

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If it started to cool again the compressor was running. Check the condenser and make sure it is clean. Provide as much air movement through the garage as possible . 100 degrees is a high temperature to be operating a refrigerator in.

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