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Fridge wont come on in auto mode but will come on if I turn

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Fridge wont come on in auto mode but will come on if I turn on the gas.
JA: Sometimes appliance issues that that you think will be really complicated end up being easy to fix. The Appliance Technician I'm going to connect you with knows all the tricks and shortcuts. Tell me a bit more about what's going on so we can help you best.
Customer: Hooked up to electric just tried to start up fridge.
JA: Is there anything else the Appliance Technician should be aware of?
Customer: Works ok on gas
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Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  John replied 6 months ago.
Will you please send me the make and model number, so I can find the technical information I need to assist you? Thank you.
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
Expert:  John replied 6 months ago.
Thank you. I'll look for information on it, and I'll get back to you.
Expert:  John replied 6 months ago.
Do you have a digital voltmeter, and are you acquainted with its use? If so, remove the electric power, and measure across pin J7 and J8. If you read no open circuit, reapply the electric power, and measure the pins again for the presence of 120 volts a.c. Please let me know what you find. Thank you.
Expert:  John replied 6 months ago.
Do you need more help, before your request times out?
Expert:  John replied 5 months ago.
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