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Hissing freezer Hi i have a fridge with a small freezer compartment at the top,while defrosting it i accidently pierced a small pin sized hole. now its making a hissing noise can anyone help me? thanks

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  • criago Jun 15, 2008

    thanks for your answer.Is the gas bad? And is the fridge totally gone too?

  • criago Jun 15, 2008

    thanks for your answer.Is the gas bad? And is the fridge totally gone too?

  • criago Jun 15, 2008

    thanks for your answer.Is the gas bad? And is the fridge totally gone too?

  • cn_ad Oct 17, 2008

    I have a similar problem my teba fridge, I accidently pierced a hole with in the freezer during cleaning, although I managed to seal this hole with epoxy multi-purpose seal, fridge and freezer is now warm. Please could you make any other suggestions in order to rectify this problem. Much appreciated if you could.

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Hi criago

I am very sorry to say that you have pierced the coolant tubing, the hiss you here is the coolant gas escaping. Your Fridge Freezer may be unrepairable because it is very hard to get into the area concerned.
Sorry to break the news to you.

Posted on Jun 15, 2008

  • Graeme Ross
    Graeme Ross Jun 15, 2008

    the gas is bad for the environment... but wont kill you. Unfortunately, both fridge and freezer will gas out and not work anymore for you. Sorry

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