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We have just purchased a samsung rf56j9040sr/eu, and plumbed

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Hi we have just purchased a samsung rf56j9040sr/eu, and plumbed it in. We have a light in the freezer section and its reached -19, which is where we set it to. The fridge is cold reading 3, but we have no lights in there. We also have no ice or water working, and no light on water dispenser. The light resets when you switch the power off and then back on again. Do you know what the issue is?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Dales-Electronic replied 1 year ago.

OK first things first - did you take the doors off to get the appliance in the house?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
sorry I just had it confirmed that they did take the doors off on delivery
Expert:  Dales-Electronic replied 1 year ago.

OK I have no wish to fob you off here but this item is covered by a 5 years warranty, call out Samsung and get them to rectify the problem otherwise you will likely invalidate your warranty. If the water is connected and turned on but you still have not light in the fridge then its a appliance fault.

Your last comment - who took the doors off, you or the supplier?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Expert:  Dales-Electronic replied 1 year ago.

OK if you want to have a quick look - take off the top left hand hinge cover and see if the electric cables connectors have been pushed firmly together, commonly not done correctly on installation and check that all the pins are firmly home (power off first) if they are all sound then call the supplier back and tell them that you have an appliance fault.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
ok thank you
Expert:  Dales-Electronic replied 1 year ago.

Come back to me with your results please.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Hi,It was the connections in the door. They were not connected. We now have a fully working fridge freezer. Thanks for your help

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