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Why is my kelvinayor upright no frost freezer freezing up?

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why is my kelvinayor upright no frost freezer freezing up?
JA: What's the make and model? And have you checked the settings recently?
Customer: Kelvinator no frost model no. FN 200 FL
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes if possible
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: it is 12 years old and am wondering if it is worthwhile repairing
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Webb-Guy replied 9 months ago.

Hello and welcome to just answer my name is ***** ***** I will be the one to assist you. Have you had a chance to inspect the condenser coils to see if they are frozen possibly?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
no
Expert:  Webb-Guy replied 9 months ago.

OK so do you notice anything that is not running on the unit? Any funny noises anything that is happening besides freezing?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
no odd noises
Expert:  Webb-Guy replied 9 months ago.

Since you said that nothing is frozen around the coils or evaporator and the unit is running correctly the only other thing I can think of would be something to do with the compressor so I am going to open this up to other experts to see if they may have another idea.

Expert:  Randy 43 replied 8 months ago.

hello, can you hear the fan running when the door is open?also do you know if the compressor at the rear of the freezer is running?should be warm and vibrating ..its the black dome ,thx randy