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Offline PizzaStorm

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fridge stopped working, no clue what to do next
« on: July 30, 2012, 03:51:59 PM »
My fridge stopped working; I replaced the timer, then the thermostat, now it works, but I have a frost built-up on the lower back panel in the freezer. I have no clue what to do next.



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Re: fridge stopped working, no clue what to do next
« Reply #1 on: July 30, 2012, 05:21:30 PM »
The next step is check the defrost heater and bimetal termination thermostat.
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