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I have a GE profile PFSS6kws and it suddenly stopped cooling

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I have a GE profile PFSS6kws and it suddenly stopped cooling in the refrigerator and freezer.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.
Thanks for counting on us to help with your appliance problem. My name is XXXXX XXXXX I look forward to helping you! Any clicking or buzzing heard? Can you hear a fan running in the freezer section? Can you see any frost on the back wall inside the freezer?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

I don't see any frost on the back of the freezer wall or hear a fan running.

Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.
Can you hear the compressor running in the back of the unit? Are the lights on inside?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

Yes the lights and compressor are on

Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.
Okay, so the compressor is running but neither section is cold?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

yes

Expert:  Kelly replied 1 year ago.

That is not good. If the compressor is running but it is not cooling, you have a sealed system issue. These types of repairs require specialized skills and equipment and federal licensing to work with refrigerant. If less than five years old, it is likely still under sealed system warranty. I believe you are going to require professional service.

I understand this is not the best news, but it is correct according to the symptoms you have described to me. Please rate according to the quality of information rather than the severity of the problem.

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