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Hotpoint fridgefreezer FFA91 on occassions the internal fan is so load,this unit is around 3 years 8 months old

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It is better to defrost the unit, and much better to clean the ref. do the cleaning esp on the fan area, which could something was has to be removed and clean there, and could be the one causing the fan to be noisy during operating..

let me know..

Posted on Jun 26, 2008

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    micromaster Jun 26, 2008

    For you to find out
    if the fan is causing the noise
    ,



    1. Just open the freezer door and push in
      any fan/light switches.

    2. If the noise is louder when the door is open,
      the evaporator fan motor is the cause.

    3. You can't lubricate or repair
      this motor. You must replace it.
    Hope this initial info/idea helps you..

    Kindly rate my solutions if this one solves/helps you correct the problem..

    Thank you


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My guess is that it is the fan motor

Sounds like it is bad.....no pun intended! ;)

could you please let me know if it is difficult to replace and where to get the needed parts

Power off first!...fairly easy to remove...the fan motor is behind the back wall in the freezer.

http://www.repairclinic.com/dbimages/00000263/00082692.jpg Motor, dc freezer (evaperator) fan (http://www.repairclinic.com/referral.asp?R=153&N=1057557)

Posted on Jun 26, 2008

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