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Compressor runs minutes and shuts off. Unplug the unit and

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Compressor runs for 15 minutes and shuts off. Unplug the unit and wait 2 hours it will restart. Not cold. 60 degrees at best... Evap and condenser fans are working
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: HVAC
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 1 year ago.

Hello, thanks for using this service I will be assisting you today. When you respond to me sometimes it may take me a bit to respond back as I am researching your issue and it takes time to type so please be patient.

WHen you plug it back in does the condenser fan come on? Also is the compressor quiet at that point?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Answer to your wuestion.Both fans would run and the comp runs. just not cold.......
New development today
Fridge won't run at all now. no fans or compressor.
I inspected the back of the main board, looking for burn spots.. nothing
Lights are the only thing that works now
Expert:  HVAC Guru replied 1 year ago.

The unit may be in defrost, but if everything was running and nothing was cooling that would be a sealed system issue.