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I REPLACED THERMASTAT AND FRIDGE CAME ON FREEZER GETS COLD

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I REPLACED THERMASTAT AND FRIDGE CAME ON FREEZER GETS COLD BUT FAN DID NOT WORK REPLACED FAN' MOTOR FAN STILL DOES NOT RUN
Submitted: 1 year ago via PartSelect.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Barry G. replied 1 year ago.
Hello my name is XXXXX XXXXX you for choosing our service.

Does anyone there have a meter to test with?

Thanks,
Barry
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

I HAVE A WIGGY AND OHM METER BEFORE I REPLACED THE FAN I CHECKED IT WITH A WIGGY IT JUMPED SO I FIGURED IT HAD POWER SO I REPLACED THE FAN MOTOR BUT IT STILL WONT COME ON HELP!!!!!!!!!


THANKS, DAVE

Expert:  Barry G. replied 1 year ago.
Hi Dave, does your meter measure voltage? I am sorry I am not familiar with a wiggy.

Barry
Customer: replied 1 year ago.


IS THE FAN MOTOR AC OR DC I HAVE A DC VOLT METER

Expert:  Barry G. replied 1 year ago.
120 volts AC measure from wire to wire first. Then measure from wires to frame ground next.

Thanks,
Barry
Customer: replied 1 year ago.


I WAS CHECKING VOLTAGES TO YHE FAN AND FOUND A BROKEN WIRE INSIDE THE INSULATION REPAIRED IT AND THE FAN WORKS ITS ALL GOOD MAKES ME HAPPY HAPPY HAPPY


 


THANKS FOR YOUR HELP


 


DAVE

Expert:  Barry G. replied 1 year ago.
You are welcome Dave, thank you for the opportunity to help. It should not be long that it gets cold for you, a few hours. You and your family have a nice weekend and return to see us when you need to.

Thanks,
Barry
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