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Moved upright freezer to new location, laying it down on a

Moved upright freezer to new location, laying it down on a trailer. Set upright for 24 hrs before replugging. After plugging in the display panel on the door is giving me an error message. kenmore elite freezer model 253.28093801 error code E 1 (###) ###-####

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I have a 16 yr old Kenmore upright freezer that was out in

I have a 16 yr old Kenmore upright freezer that was out in the garage for 16 yrs and worked. I put it in the house, had the door gasket and breather valves replaced and checked the drain and all was good it still has ice forming on top of door and where door shuts on the freezer everything else is working. Where could the leak be?JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Kenmore is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: I will get model hang on I bought the freezer in 2000.JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: my friend can do it. However I did have a Kenmore repairman put the breather valves and gasket on.JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: the model #(###) ###-####do you need the serial number? I will admit the garage is metal and I live in Tucson AZ could the heat of the day have done something?

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Kenmore upright freezer Model 253 - power outage hours, put

Kenmore upright freezer Model 253 - power outage for 24 hours, put freezer on generator, did fine for hours, but after power came on, I plugged in freezer and the temp indicator only flickers, and compressor or door light does not come on. Could it be the Freezer Start Relay is bad?

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I followed your post about the OF code on my Frigidaire

I followed your post about the OF code on my Frigidaire gallery upright freezer. I get a chirp when I press any of the buttons except the down temp button. It does nothing. None of the buttons do anything except the lock button which I believe is unlocked.

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We have a problem with our Whirlpool upright freezer model

We have a problem with our Whirlpool upright freezer model EV181NZTQ 01 and ice building up in the bottom of the freezer. We cleaned it all out last night and it has started doing it again. It's like something is plugged and not draining away.JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Whirlpool is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?Customer: I would say it's 5 years old and its a Whirlpool model EV181NZTQ 01 UL Model F18 and serial #UQ1516844JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?Customer: I think my husband would be able to.JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?Customer: The temperature seems to be ok..just the ice had built up quite bad and there was finally a little water running out onto the floor.JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Appliance Technician about your situation and then connect you two.

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How do I get the shelves out of my upright freezer? I had to

How do I get the shelves out of my upright freezer? I had to throw away all the food coz it defrosted. Plugged in and motor was running. Now after I clean it out, what can . I do to give me the best chance that it will run again when I plug it back in?

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I have a za177863 upright freezer compressor starts seconds

I have a za177863 upright freezer compressor starts for 10 seconds then kicks out. I know its ether the relay or the run winding's open. I can not find the markings on the comp as to c-r-s.Donnie Seay Thanks

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I have a GE Upright Freezer Model# FUM 17DAARWH SN#MT165557

I have a GE Upright Freezer Model# ***** 17DAARWH SN#MT165557 Manufactured 7/98.I have noticed it has a rapid build up of frost on the top shelf, and the content is not staying frozen solid as usual.Do you know what may be the issue?What would you recommend?

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Our upright freezer no longer makes a "suction" or "vacuum"

Our upright freezer no longer makes a "suction" or "vacuum" sound when the door is closed. We have replaced the seal, but that didn't correct the problem.

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