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Frigidaire Side-by-side not cooling or freezing

Fan is making a strange noise (on & off), louder than normal, more metallic buzzing sound. Refrigerator compartment blowing very light air, not feeling anything in freezer. Everything in freezer has defrosted.

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Dear customer,

We suggest u to do the follwoing checks,

  1. Hissing and popping is normal on frost free refrigerators, it is the defrost heater
  2. Check that the refrigerator is level
  3. Check the drain pan
  4. Check the condensor fan
  5. Check the evaporator fan
  6. Inspect the compressor mounts
As for th freezer's problem checkout the,
  1. Check the temperature setting
  2. Assure that there is enough room for air flow in the freezer or freezer
  3. Check for air flow restrictions in vents
  4. Test the temperature control
  5. Clean the condensor coils
  6. Check the door seals
  7. Test the door switch
  8. Test defrost heater
  9. Test defrost timer
  10. Test evaporator fan
  11. Check for a clogged drain tube
  12. Check for refrigerant leak.
Thank you. Plz rate the solution..

Posted on Apr 08, 2009

  • Ajith Kumar Apr 08, 2009

    u can click on the links to get the "do it yourself" instructions for checking. 

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