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Avoid
Service
Checklist
OCCURRENCE
FREEZERDOES NOT RUN
Before calling
for
service,
review
this
list. It may save you
both
time
and
expense.
This list includes
common
occurrences
that
are not the result of
defective
workmanship
or materials
in this appliance.
SOLUTION
Check to be sure freezer isnot plugged into a circuit that has ground fault
interrupt
If you
are unsure about the outlet,
have it checked by a certified
technidan,
Temperature
control
is in the
OFF position,
See Setting
the
Temperature
Control
Section,
Freezer
may
not
be
plugged
in,
or plug
may
be loose,
Be sure
plug
is tightly
pushed
into
electrical
outlet,
House
fuse
has blown,
or circuit
breaker
has tripped
Check/reset
circuit
breaker,
or replace
fuse
with
15 amp
time
delay
fuse
Power
outage
Check
house
lights,
Call
local
electric
company
Freezer runs too much or
too
long.
Room or outside weather
is hot,
It is normal for the freezer to work
harder
under these
conditions,
Freezer
had recently
been
disconnected
for a period
of time
Freezer requires
4 hours
to cool
down
completely,
Large
amounts
of warm
or hot
food
have
been
stored
recently,
Warm
food
will
cause
the
freezer
to
run
more
until
the
desired
temperature
is reached,
Door
is kept
open
too
long
or too
frequently
Warm
air enters
the freezer
every time
the
door
is opened,
Open
the
door
less often
Freezer
door
may be
slightly
open,
See Occurrence
"Door
Problems,"
Temperature
control
is set too
cold
Turn the
control
knob
to
a warmer
setting
Allow
several
hours
for
the
temperature
to
stabilize
Freezer gasket isdirty, worn, cracked, or poorly fitted
Clean or change gasket
Leaks in the
door seal will cause freezer to run longer in order to maintain
desired temperature,
Temperatures
inside the
freezer
are
Temperature
control isset too cold
Turn the control to a warmer setting
Allow several hours
too cold.
for the temperature
to stabilize,
Temperatures
inside the freezer are too
Temperature
control isset too warm
Turn the control
to a colder setting
Allow several hours
warm.
for the temperature
to stabilize,
Door iskept open too long or isopened too frequently
Warm air enters the freezer every time
the door is opened,
Open the door less often
Door may be open slightly
See Occurrence section "Door
Problems"
Large amounts of warm or hot food might
have been stored recently
Wait until the freezer
has had a chance to reach its selected temperature
Freezer has recently been disconnected
for a period of time
Freezer requires 4 hours to cool
down
completely,
Temperature
of external
freezer
surface is warm.
SOUND AND NOISE
Louder
sound levels whenever
freezer
is on.
The exterior freezer walls can be as much as 30°F warmer
than room
temperature,
This is
normal while
the compressor
works to transfer
heat from inside the freezer cabinet
Modern freezers have increased storage capacity and more even temperatures,
They require
a high efficiency compressor
When the surrounding
noise level is low, you might hear the
compressor
runninq
while
it cools the interior,
Louder sound levels when compressor
comes on.
Freezer operates at higher pressures during the start of the ON cycle This is normal
Sound
will
level off or disappear as freezer continues to run
Popping or cracking sound when
compressor comes on.
Metal parts undergo expansion and contraction,
as in hot water pipes
This is normal, Sound
will
level off or disappear as freezer continues to run
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