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Just purchased upright freezer. Red light came on for a few

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Just purchased upright freezer. Red light came on for a few seconds and is now off. Freezer is getting cooler. How will I know when correct temperature reached
JA: What's the brand and model of your freezer?
Customer: Blomberg no frost F5409N
JA: How long has this been going on with your Blomberg freezer? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Plugged it in today from new Freezer stood for 6 hours after delivery before plug in. Red light came on for few seconds only Temp control on 4
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Freezer is still empty as we need to know it has reached correct temperature

Hi, Im Daniel and welcome to Just Answer. Sorry to hear you are having trouble with your fridge Hopefully i can help you on this.

You may get an offer for a phone request, Now im afraid i dont do them as i only do the online chat so if you dont want the phone request then just ignore it.

When it reaches its temperture the compressor will shut off.

It normally takes about 4-6 hours to reach temperture.

So just listen to it and if its not running then its reached temperture in there.


Customer: replied 11 days ago.
why does the manual refer to the red light being the indicator of temperature?
Customer: replied 11 days ago.
No I don’t want to pay for telephone call

The red light only comes on when its dropped in temperture.

When you first plug it the red light can come on but usually goes off while it running and getting cold.

Once its cold enough then if the temperture drops then the red light comes on.

Customer: replied 11 days ago.
Ok - will wait to see if that happens.

No worris, Im sure it will be fine for you from there.

To check place a tray of water in there and just see if this freezes up.

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