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My refrigerator control alarm has detected high temperature.

My refrigerator control alarm...

My refrigerator control alarm has detected high temperature

Contractor's Assistant: What's the make and model of the fridge? And can you guesstimate how old is it?

Frigidaire Professional Series FPHN2899LF7

Contractor's Assistant: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?

No

Contractor's Assistant: Anything else we should know to help you best?

What does 5Y mean on the control panel where the temperature should be for the frog and EF where the freezer temp should be?

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SY EF means that the evaporator fan motor inside the freezer behind the lower back panel isn't running properly. You can take everything out of the freezer and remove the lower back panel. Look at the fan above the silver evaporator coils. If there is any ice or frost built up around the fan, use a hair dryer and thaw all the ice/frost out. If that all checks good, replace the fan motor. Below is a link to the motor you'd need to order for your motor.

CLICK HERE for evaporator fan motor

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