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My Nova Kool Fridge freezer keeps turning off and on and I have to play with the thermostat to stop it. Could the thermostat be faulty. There is plenty of battery power

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Door edges being warm is caused by what is called mullion heaters that operate to prevent humidity from condensing at these points.
Some refrigerators have an energy saver switch. Turn this switch if you have one to the energy saving position when the humidity is low. Is anything freezing in the refrigerator? If so setting the controls to a little higher setting may solve your problem.

Posted on May 03, 2008

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the thermostat in the fridge is turning off your compressor before the freezer has completed its job.this is because it doesnt care about the freezer temperature only the temperature where its located in this case the fridge,try completely defrosting the fridge and restarting it

Posted on Aug 13, 2008

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I suspect you may have a faulty compressor! Do you notice if the compressor starts?

Posted on Feb 07, 2009

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If the compresor is very hot and won't start,the clicking you heard is the overload at the compresor that goes on & off beacause the relay ,that makes the compresor start is bad or the compresor is bad ,if you know how check the compresors coil if not try replacing the relay with a same replacement(no more than $20 or $30) if still won't start the compresor needs to be replaced.

Posted on Apr 25, 2009

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there is a way to adjust it but its very difficult..best to just replace it. the thermostat that is.

Posted on Jun 11, 2009

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