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Hello, My freezer completely gets covered in ice and has to be manually defrosted. It then works fine for about

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Old 11-28-2012, 09:40 AM
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Default Freezer completely freezes up nd has to be manually defrosted
Model Number: GSH25JFXBWW   Brand: GE   Age: 1 - 5 years   

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Hello, My freezer completely gets covered in ice and has to be manually defrosted. It then works fine for about a week or two, then it freezes up again.

I read in a forum once that the side by side defrost heater is not large enough for the system and should be replace with a 2 piece unit. Is this maybe correct?

Thanks Ann


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Yes, your single element defrost heater is probably bad. If it's black inside with a gap, that confirms it. Order a new one here.
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