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I have a GE side by side refrig. When my power goes out the

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I have a GE side by side refrig. When my power goes out the only thing that works is the inside light. After about 3 days it comes back on and works perfect until the power goes out again. Help
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 1 year ago.

So you'll want to add a surge protector onto the outlet to start with because the surge is what is causing the control board to act up. If you still have issues, the main control board on the back of your refrigerator behind the 8" x 10" sheet metal panel would need to be replaced.