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Magic chef mcbr4455s1 will not take freon

Installed piercing valve on pigtail but the unit will not accept freon.

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No, the fridge will not get cold any more. The coolant goes to the coils in the freezer. The fridge takes a small amount of cold air from the freezer to lower its temperature.

I am sorry to say that unless you can find a way to repair the puncture and refill the system with freon, you are going to have to buy another refrigerator.

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