Some freezers have a fast freeze option button, which may be rarely used. It’s there for freezing items not already pre-frozen. If you are placing fresh food inside the freezer then ideally you should have lowered the temperature beforehand ready to accommodate it and facilitate as quick a freeze as possible. You may need to... continue reading.
Fridges & Freezers
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It’s important that we have the fridge temperature withing a strict set range. Having your fridge thermostat control just set at random, or what you feel is right can be wasteful. According to Which? even using recommended settings by the manufacturer doesn’t always assure the correct temperature. If the temperature is too cold, it’s wasting... continue reading.
Many modern fridges, fridge freezers and freezers are noisy compared with older appliances. Strange gurgling sounds and the sound of moving liquid can be heard as the gases are pumped around the system. Some of the noises come from fans (which switch on and off) to blow cold air around. You should get used to... continue reading.
I’ve just found out about another appliance safety notice. This time affecting a Hoover fridge freezer. They’ve issued a safety notice which warns that, “overheating can occur, and in certain circumstances this could result in a fire”. As usual the safety notice says only a small number of appliances are affected but it’s safe to... continue reading.
Yet another fridge with a potentially dangerous fault. These are the most dangerous fire risks because we can’t turn them off and they run 24/7. Tell others about Whitegoodshelp to help keep them safe. CDA: Important Safety Notice CDA have organized a home-visit and repair programme for all PC62SS American Fridge Freezers manufactured between March... continue reading.
Beko fridge freezer fire risk Beko issued an important safety notice regarding some of its frost free fridge freezers, which in “a very small number of cases could result in overheating”. The defrost timer is the problem, whose job it is to trigger a heating element to defrost. However, since I posted this warning several... continue reading.