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Kenmore upright freezer model 253.26052100 is constantly red and temp alarm is constant.

I have unplugged the unit, removed the food and am defrosting. It is currently unplugged. WHat should I do next.

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•Make sure that the freezer has plenty of ventilation around it. Some freezers use their outer surface as a heat sink and placing boxes or other objects next to them prevents them from being able to get rid of heat.
•Make sure the freezer is level. Water from condensation needs to be able to drain properly inside the freezer if applicable and having the freezer on an uneven floor can prevent proper drainage of the coils.

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SOURCE: Kenmore upright freezer alarm sounds constantly

replace the battery in the grill or the hi-voltage control under the unit in the back

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SOURCE: Sears Ken Elite upright freezer model no 25329082991 temp alarm

alarm should go off when freezer reaches minus 18c or lower.

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SOURCE: My kenmore frostless 16 upright freezer alarms

kenmore elite, alarm kept going on and b flashed on and off. I finaly figured out on bottom of freezer there is a battery door open it and change 9v. thats it,

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Hi Denise, thank you for allowing me to assist you!

Did the unit previously experience a power loss? If the temperature of food rises to an unsafe level, the buzzer will typically sound and the red light, if equipped, will also glow. First, deactivate the alarm to the unit by unplugging it or flipping the household circuit breaker. Wait approximately ten minutes and then turn on the unit. After deactivating the alarm and the unit has run approximately four hours, the red light/alarm should go off on its own. If the red light/alarm continues to stay on, the freezer may possibly have a communication problem with the control board, temperature control or a wiring harness. If this is the case, I would recommend connecting with an experienced technician to determine the underlying cause.

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