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A gas fridge in a camper is not cooling. i've taken it out

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a gas fridge in a camper is not cooling. i've taken it out because i thought the flame was weak. anyway the flame seems ok. whats the next step
JA: What's the brand and model of your fridge? How old is it?
Customer: electrolux RM2280 26 years a 93 camper
JA: How long has this been going on with your Electrolux refrigerator? What have you tried so far?
Customer: only this year , tried nothing but took it out
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: gas flame seems fine it lowers up and down as you adjust it
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Can you operate it on mains?
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
it has that facility but i never used it because we dont generaly go to sites
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
but again never used it ,, sorry
You may want to try it on one those. It will help barrow the problem down further.The way these work is a chemical reaction that occurs when you heat up ammonia. There’s a flame, and element that are used to accomplish this.
Have you given the burner compartment a good cleaning? Also what type of gas are you using
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
no , how to clean it. propane
Just with a shop vacuum
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
thanks a mill I'll try the mains and 12 V and a good clean.
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