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can I get complete model number of the unit?
Sure, Chas. It's AMMELU81A.
Sears Kenmore Elite upright freezer & what I gave you is all that is on the tag on the left inside wall.
Try 26072, Chas. I found my manual where I'd written it. Sorry.
The bezel is on very tight, Chas, & I really don't want to screw up the touch-pad. I tried slipping a thin-blade screwdriver under it, but it doesn't want to pry up. Any ideas?
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Okay, I'm closer, but not there yet.
The speaker is surface-mounted onto the circuit board, & looking the back side, there are 5 or 6 places where it could be soldered. How do I proceed?
"Most likely" doesn't hack it, Chas. If I unsolder the wrong connections, my touch-pad will no longer work, & guess who will be left hanging? Certainly not you!
And to get a good rating, you should have told me that you were leaving the conversation, instead of leaving me hanging for 8 hours! Sorry, but I don't consider your support as sufficient.
The speaker doesn't have a hole - it's a solid piece with no access to the interior. Other than trying to rip it off, there's not much I can do to stop it from beeping, & again I don't want to mess up the other circuits on the touch-pad.
If you can't tell me which places to unsolder, you haven't solved my problem, Chas.
Okay, thanks for trying. One problem is that my parrot sits about 10 feet from the freezer, & when it goes into its beep mode, so does he!
I'll never deal with Sears again, believe me!
Your unit was made by frigidaire for sears, sears makes nothing for this unit.....
P.s. I have a large Blue and Gold MaCaw that is noisey
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Kelly, I'm very familiar with SMT as I used to run a department at Motorola. However, my question is WHICH of the SMT junctions need to be desoldered to disable the speaker.
No, I missed your arrows - sorry. Okay, I'm going in to do the desoldering.
With any luck, the damn beeping will stop after 6 years!