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LG GR-L258DS fridge freezer not getting cold, fan spinning,

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LG GR-L258DS fridge freezer not getting cold, fan spinning, cleaned off coils, compressor feels hot, coils room temperature, when switch off at wall then on again, I hear a bang noise. Light inside is working. Slight humming noise when ear to fridge.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Australia Whitegoods
Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 1 year ago.


If you are sure that all the fans and the compressor are running, then what has happened is the sealed system has developed a leak in it somewhere and all the freon has escaped so the unit cannot cool anymore. This is not a diy job, you must be a licensed technician to repair the unit at this point. The leak will have to be located , repaired, the unit will have to have a vacuum pulled on it and then recharged with freon. Sorry for the bad news but if everything is running then that is the case.

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