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viking refrigerator error code 5hr how to fix it

The Viking refrigerator error code "5Hr" typically indicates that the defrost cycle has been running for an extended period. To fix it, follow these steps:
1. Wait for defrost cycle to finish: The "5Hr" code will disappear once the defrost cycle is completed.
2. Monitor the refrigerator: If the code persists for an unusually long time, check for any issues with the defrost system, such as a faulty defrost thermostat or heater.
3. Reset the refrigerator: Unplug the refrigerator from the power source for a few minutes, then plug it back in to perform a reset.
4. Professional assistance: If the problem persists or you're unsure about troubleshooting, seek help from Viking's customer support or a qualified technician for further diagnosis and repair.
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