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My Frigidaire stand up freezer is saying door ajar and light

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My Frigidaire stand up freezer is saying door ajar and light is on
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 2 years ago.

Do you have the model number so I can better assist you? It should be located on a sticker somewhere on the interior wall or ceiling of the freezer.

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Expert:  Tyler Z. replied 2 years ago.

So on on this model number, the door switch is rarely the issue but you can remove the door switch and if you have a multimeter you can check to see if it's making and breaking contact when you push on the switch. If the switch isn't he problem (as I suspect), that means that your display board itself is failing and giving you a false error. You can try to unplug the freezer for 5 minutes to see if the electronics will reset, but other than that the display board would need to be replaced so below is a link to the part.

CLICK HERE for control board

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