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My daughter has a GE GSS25JFMC WW s/s. the fan runs but the compressor doesn't seem to be, it doesnt get very warm and I cant hear it go on. the temp in both freezer and frig are not normal. freeze wants to freeze but not cold enough, though cold air is coming into the freeze comp. is there a temp switch controlling whether the comp. comes on to cool? Thanks for any help ! Bob

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first remove freezer panel in back and check frost pattern on evaporator coil while ref. is running and evap. fan disconnected. should be totally covered in light frost.

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Your refrigerator has a control board on the back. This is likely the problem. Another possible problem is the start relay and capacitor on the compressor. To examine the board unplug refrigerator and remove cover over the board. Remove so you can examine both sides for burn marks or signs of heat on the black relays. Visit my site and enter the model or part number into the search feature You will also see a picture of this board on my web page.
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Board part number WR55X10656 main control board. Thanks, Sea Breeze
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Posted on Jun 30, 2009

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SOURCE: GE model # GSS25JFMC WW

the comprossor stays off and the fan is runing
what can be the problem?

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I would suggest fixing it . You only have 2 parts in the defrost system . A timer , and the defrost heater which comes with the bimetal , pt . # WR51X10031 .Most probable , is the defrost heater . You will need to remove the rear inside freezer panel , and defrost the coils with a hair dryer . After defrosting , 2 screws hold each ( 2 ) heater on , ant the defrost thermostat , just clips onto the top of the coils .

Posted on Nov 18, 2009

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I can tell you how to find the problem , but , it is a little work .
Pull the refrig out and remove the 8 " x 10 " panel . Behind this panel , is the main control board . Unplug the refrig . Remove the BLUE plug from the board , with 3 larger wires going to it . Looking at the blue plug , the sequence will be wire1,wire2,space,wire3 . Get a short piece of insulated wire , and strip about 1/4 inch from each end . Insert 1 end into wire2 , and the other into wire3 . Plug the refrig back in . After about 3 min , look in the freezer , at the bottom , behind the crisper , look for a red glow . If no red glow , unplug the refrig , and reassemble the plug and cover . This no glow , indicates a shorted defrost heater WR51X10055 . It is also advisable to replace the defrost thermostat ( pt. number WR50X10068 ) when replacing the heater . To access these parts , you will have to remove the inside rear wall of the freezer . The heater , is at the bottom of the coils , held on with 2 screws , and the thermostat , is the 1 " cylinder , with a blue and pink wire going to it , clipped on the top left of the coils .
If you do get a red glow , then the # 4 thermistor is bad . This tells the main control board , the temp of the coils , if they need defrosted , when they are thru defrosting . This thermistor is the 1 " long , torpedo looking piece , clipped on the top left of the coils , with 2 white wires going to it . Part number WR55X10025 . It would be advisable to also replace the # 5 thermistor , located at the bottom of the freezer , slightly in front of the drain , also with 2 white wires going to it , slid into a housing . This thermistor , is the freezer thermistor , which tells the control board , the freezer temp , and , when to cycle off due to temp satisfied .

Posted on Jan 02, 2010

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