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The inside is hot

The inside of the cooler is blowing heat, all items are now close to hot not cold. The unit was serviced 2 months ago; the problem was that the vent was covered in dust or whatever, so they cleaned it with an air compressor. But now that is not the problem. All of our drinks are warm and the unit stays on.

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A couple of consequences to a dirty condenser. First the compressor could have blown a valve. Second the cap tube and/or liquid line drier could have clogged - If the unit has R-134A this is more common than not.
Of course there is also the possiblity that the dirty condenser had little to do with the original service call and that the unit is low on refrigerant or has a faulty thermostat.

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