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Neither Refrig. nor Freezer will cool

I just discovered that neither my refrigerator nor my freezer sides of my GE Profile side-by-side are cooling. Also, I noticed that the temperatures are not showing at the top inside. Additionally, I can't make the temperature change by hitting the "+" buttons. The inside lights work on both sides, however. I checked my circuit breaker and that is fine. All other appliances in the kitchen are working. Help!!

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I'm surprised at the number of messages regarding this particular model.
What you describe sounds very much like a compressor failure.

Is anything else running in it? A circulating fan for example?
And, we lost a compressor years ago because of a low line-voltage condition that happened while we were gone and lasted over three hours.
A monitor I had running showed around 25VAC during that period. It was enough to heat the compressor to self-destruct but not enough to start up or cause a fire.

If you have suffered such a condition recently, I would be on the phone with your utility company.

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