If your mini fridge has a compressor, you should be able to convert your mini fridge to a freezer by simply connecting a new thermostat to it. However, opinions are divided on how long the freezer will last. More »

A standard mini fridge can run up a bill anywhere from $27 a year to $80 a year, as of 2016. Month to month, the fridge can cost anywhere from approximately $2 to $7. More »

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Amazon.com, Target, Walmart and Best Buy sell mini fridges, as of 2015. Amazon.com has the largest selection, offering hundreds of models from multiple brands and sellers. Some fridges are eligible for free shipping. More »

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A refrigerator may not be cooling because the compressor may not be running or the electricity may be out. If interior lights are out in the refrigerator, a breaker may have been tripped and needs to be reset. More »

To replace a fridge thermostat, disconnect the fridge from power, remove the thermostat cover, detach the terminal wires, and remove the old thermostat. Install the replacement thermostat in the place of the old one, plu... More »

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A fridge compressor works by raising the pressure of the refrigerant by constricting the vapor, then pushing it through coils on the outside of the unit. The compressor is one of five basic parts to a refrigerator. The o... More »

If a burning smell is coming from the freezer, this usually means the compressor or another electrical component has burned out. This can happen due to the compressor motor running too frequently. Depending the age of th... More »