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I have a E388 F&P Upright Freezer. A few weeks ago I noticed that that some of the meat was thawing. I thought the unit was on the way out, so I transferred the contents to another freezer and turned it off. A few days later I noticed the plastic container above the comnpressor was full of liquid, it was previously empty. I then turned the unit back on and it performed normally again. It froze new contents from room temp to solid in about 1/2 a day. I performed ok for about 2 weeks. It has now done the same thing again. I switched it off again and emptied it and the plastic container above the compressor filled again. One of my fridgy mates reakons there is a timer on the compressor to perform the frost free function and this is probably faulty because without it the evaperator will freeze solid and stop the cooling function after a while. It his likely to be the problem and can I get a wiring diagram to locate the timer? Any help appreciated.

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If you are sure the fan in the freezer is running and you don't feel any air flow out of the top middle vent inside the fridge section, then the damper motor must be bad. The damper motor is behind that vent cover inside the fridge section.

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Val sounds like a defrost problem..go ahead and defrost your freezer again... check your evaporator drain your fan motors let let me know and I can help you Krazytech

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SOURCE: Freezer/Refrigerator tempurature swinging wildly

The compressor is overheating and not starting. Could be just the start relay. If this happens again try unplugging it for about an hour then it should work for a while. Heat between doors is normal this is an electric heater designed to keep the doors from sweating. You just noticed it because the refrigerator wasn't cold.

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this is not unusual on any make. the cracking noise is the cabinet creaking with change in temperatue. don't worry about it

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sounds like its freezing up on you. check the drain outlet and make sure that its clear. also i would replace the defrost timer on this unit because its suppose to bring on the heaterfs to melyt the ice so thaat yoiu don't have to. they are around 30 mdollars at the appliancew repair store and all you need is the model number and serial number for the uit. after you get it it's either on the very top of the refrigerator section or in the very back. It has 4 wires going to it. good luck.

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