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our power went out. Power to the fridge is now back on, but

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our power went out. Power to the fridge is now back on, but we can not silence the "power failure" alarm.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Bryan replied 6 years ago.

is the compressor back on and running? what is the temperature in the freezer?

Customer: replied 6 years ago.
the compressor is running and temp is 0'f in freezer.
Expert:  Bryan replied 6 years ago.
are the fans running. ? inside and out?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
yes, fans are running. all food is frozen. we just can't silence the alarm.
Expert:  Bryan replied 6 years ago.

how long has this been back on and running since the power outage?

Customer: replied 6 years ago.
24 hours
Expert:  Bryan replied 6 years ago.

ok well you have a problem with the board then.

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the power outage damaged this. you can try taking the board out and unplugging the ribbons then plug it back in and see if it resets if not it will need to be replaced, the real problem is these are very expensive, $308.00 hope this helps, thanks Bryan

 

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