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Indesit Top Fridge/Bot Freezer (B 34 FNF) suddenly does not get cold; starts beeping after trying for about 2 hrs. Only 4 years old; does Indesit have an obselesence time? Cyprus "repairers" say it cannot be repaird although motor runs, lights come on and go off, and it beeps! They can sell me a new one!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! May need regas they say, but cannot do it for this model because it will "explode"! Any ideas? Indesit is not interested in the problem except to sell a new fridge. Do I chuck it?

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I think else is correct u seem to have tried all kinds of available solutions.

it is best to go for a new one.

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Take this to service center in order to get it repaired ..since it is 4 years old some parts may not work properly ....so it is better to sell it and buy another one ...

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Hi,

If the refrigerator isn't cool, you need to answer some questions, then see if the compressor is running.

First, answer these questions:


  • Is the refrigerator completely dead? If so, see “It's stopped completely.”


  • Is the thermostat knob turned to the proper setting? If not, reset it.


Next, see if the compressor motor is running

The compressor is a football-sized case with no apparent moving parts. It's on the outside of the refrigerator at the back near the bottom. If it is humming or making a continuous noise and your refrigerator is still not cooling, there may be a more serious problem with one or more of several different components, we recommend contacting a qualified appliance repair technician for further help.

If the compressor is not running but you do have power to the refrigerator, there may be a problem with one or more of these:


  • The compressor


  • The Thermostat


  • The overload, relay, or capacitor


  • The defrost timer


  • The condenser fan motor

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Sorry will have to buy a new one.

Posted on Jun 19, 2008

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