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Offline pallanesfour

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ge hot compressor gsl25jfpebs
« on: July 06, 2011, 12:45:26 PM »
i checked this fridge for lint because it was cooling but not like it should and found condenser filled with dirt and lint and the compressor hot so it took a long time i also checked and the door and sides were hot and the condenser fan motor seems to be working OK, what to do what to do? ???

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Re: ge hot comprssor
« Reply #1 on: July 06, 2011, 01:59:27 PM »
It probably just needs to get blowed out. Take it outside and get the junk out of the condenser.
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Re: ge hot comprssor
« Reply #2 on: July 07, 2011, 12:23:26 PM »
i did that and still nothing but i opened the back panel on the freezer side and found the evap stat poped and cracked i replaced that but i also noticed that there was some frost only 1/4 of the way up and bone dry the rest of the way up what do you think ???

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Re: ge hot comprssor
« Reply #3 on: July 07, 2011, 02:19:48 PM »
Yaeh that could be low charge alright. Might need to add just smidge till all the coils are covered.
« Last Edit: July 07, 2011, 02:22:28 PM by JWWebster »
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Re: ge hot comprssor
« Reply #4 on: July 07, 2011, 10:10:45 PM »
thank you  O0

 

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