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GE Fridge...no longer freezing or cooling food!!

Fridge slowly starting getting warmer,was running,fan in back blowing on compressor,1 of the copper tubes freezing cold the other barely cool.Unplugged fridge for about 3-4 hrs. plugged back in running...getting maybe a LITTLE cool on inside but then it stopped blowing?Lights are on fridge is on but dont hear any noise and fans are no longer blowing???please I appreciate any help at all...Thanks so much!!

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  • Bernie98 Jul 27, 2008

    My Frigidaire upright freezer (model FFU20F9GW3) temperature warning light came on today. It has been on for at least 6 hours now. The compressor is not running. I loaded it with 15 lb dry ice to save our contents. Is there a reset button?

    The bottom of the door seal was leaking cold air and may have caused the compressor to run continuously and perhaps iced up. The manual says a defrost cycle will start after 12 hours of compressor operation to melt frost on the evaporator. Could this be the problem?

    Any help would be appreciated.
    Thank you,
    Bernie





  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    donot cold compressor donot start, fan nor turn

  • Anonymous Mar 19, 2014

    When the compressor stops running, you can hear a distinct breathing sound

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Had to call in the experts...needed a defrost heater and 2 sensors.Hope this is helpful to anyone w/ a similar problem.

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