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Samsung fridge freezer showing rd fault code then turns off

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Samsung fridge freezer showing rd fault code then turns off ?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Techdesk replied 3 years ago.
Hiya,
This is a fault with the fridge damper. (Refrigerator Damper).

The control board isn't receiving a signal to say it's open or closed.

The damper is located in the freezer compartment.
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Unplug the appliance.
Take the rear panel inside the freezer out.
You should find the damper in there.
It's a small motor with a flap that spins round.
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When the fridge needs cooling, it opens.
When the fridge is cold enough, it closes.
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Your one is faulty so you'll likely need to replace it.
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Check it out, see what you find and get back to me if you need more help.
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Hope this helps
Thanks