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I recently had the identical problem after replacing the high voltage control board myself. Although display looked normal, no response to programming attempts. All I could think of was that the low voltage board under the display ppanel was also bad and was about to go out and buy it ($240 locally) when I ddecided to check its connections first. Took off the display panel, unplugged the 4 connectors, plugged them all back in. When I powered up the fridge, it responded to the programming directions and has been working normally except the ice-maker made one batch of ice and then just stopped. Now I have to try figuring that one out.
HERE TIS RIGHT OFF THE INSTRUCTION SHEET. THE TECH JUST LEFT. POWER UP REF. PROGRAM CODE IS LOCATED ON SERIAL PLATE ON THIS UNIT AFTER THE WORD CODE.-1. PRESS & HOLD THE DOOR ALARM KEYPAD.-2. PRESS & HOLD FREEZER TEMP DOWN KEYPAD.-3. RELEASE DOOR ALARM KEYPAD AND WAIT 3 SECS.-4.CONTROL WILL DISPLAY PE TO INDICATE PROGRAMMING MODE-5. ENTRY IS CONFIRMED BY PRESSING TEMP DOWN - KEYPAD ONCE MORE.-CONTROL WILL DISPLAY CURRENT PROGRAM CODE. THIS VALUE SHOULD BE VALIDATED THE THE PROGRAM CODE PRINTED ON UNIT SERIAL PLATE.-NOTE: IF PROGRAM CODE IS CORRECT, THE PROGRAMMING MODE IS EXITED BY CLOSING THE FRIG DOOR.-7.PRESS REFRIG TEMP UP KEYPAD + OR REFRIG DOWN KEYPAD -TO CHANGE THE DIGIT VALUE WITH EACH KEY PRESS.-8.THE DECIMAL POINT INDICATES THE SELECTED DIGIT. PRESS THE FREEZER TEMP UP KEYPAD + TO SELECT NEXT DIGIT.-9.ONCE DEIRED PROGRAM CODE IS DISPLAYED, PRESS AND HOLD THE FREZZER TEMP DOWN KEYPAD - UNTIL UNIT PROGRAM CODE BEGINS FLASHING INDICATING IT HAS BEEN SAVED. *note* IF YOU ATTEMPT TO ENTER AN INVALID PROGRAM CODE, THE CONTROL WILL NOT SAVE THE NEW CODE, BUT WILL BEEP! (THE UNIT WILL NOT RUN RUN WITH A UNIT PROGRAM CODE OF 0000). ONCE THE PROGRAM CODE HAS BEEN SAVED THE PROGRAMMING MODE IS EXITED BY CLOSING THE FRIG DOORS.
See the post on Samurai Appliance Repair Man's site http://applianceguru.com/forum1/13035-1.html for instructions on how it's possible to fix the HV Controller Board power supply filter caps for $5 in Radio Shack parts (really!). You need to be able to solder electronic components, or know someone who can. There are 2 power supply filter caps that appear to go bad and the result is the blinking and flapping. I had the same problem and decided I could not wait for a $150 replacement back-ordered board.
Usually the owners manual would show the error codes so check there first. As for the compressor running, it "should" be cooling if the compressor is running. But lets go back a little, why was the HV board replaced?
I've tried, but I never get the decimal point...just PE0000 flashing