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Ge profile arctica not cooling. Pulled it out from the wall, had technician clean dust out in grates behind freezer. Checked motherboard (no visible burnt transistors) and all electrical connections? Refrigerator and freezer began to work again, and then stopped cooling again 3 days later? It's humming like it normally does, but sounds like one of the fans is not running that you normally hear?

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SOURCE: GE Monogram side by side freezer and refrigerator

HI thanks for your question. the problem could have been, a defrost timer, stuck on defrost. or a failing thermostat. keep a close eye on it, if it stops again. get in touch and we fix the problem. thanks

Posted on Oct 15, 2008

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SOURCE: Top Freezer Not Cooling...Fan Running...everything thawed :(

Check the thermostat in the refrigerator and make sure it's not accidently turned to the defrost mode

Posted on Jan 08, 2009

Anonymous

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SOURCE: Refrigerator and freezer running warm

Check and make sure fan in frezer section works properly.you should be able to hear fan slowing down when you open freezer, or find door switch and press and hold..hope it helps you..

Posted on Jul 07, 2009

Sea Breeze

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SOURCE: GE profile refrigerator line freezes, fan blows but no cold air?

OK, I think I understand. Thing is we need to do a few things to see if your control board is the problem or if the fan or a freon leak is the answer. You need to tell me if this began suddenly or if over a period of time. I have been having trouble lately from Fixya if the customer (YOU) responds to my solutions. Let me know if you want my help and I will see if I get a email letting me know of your response, Thanks, Sea Breeze

Posted on Jul 12, 2009

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SOURCE: power is on but no control indicators are visible

Unplug this refrig from the wall, let sit for one hour, then plug back in, if it starts then you may have a start device on compressor that is bad, more than likely it won't, normally the HRS means there is a "main board" problem. Main board is located on rear of refrig.

Posted on Oct 17, 2009

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