Many times a freezer and/or refrigeratordo not work right because of a dirty condenser coil...there are also many otherthings that can go wrong. \012If you are hearing a clicking or buzzing then check out thelast two tips.
If your refrigerator is running but warm, then...
Check out this tip that I wrote about that... it is a great place to starttrouble shooting your unit...and something that you can do rather then callinga repair person to do a simple thing for you...
Refrigerator Condenser Coil Cleaning
Refrigerator RepairRefrigerator Troubleshooting
Refrigerator CompressorRefrigerator Compressor
Start Capacitor and Start Relay\012Refrigerator or Freezer not Cooling or Getting Cold
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Both the refrigerator and freezer has stopped cooling, with the refrigerator going out first and then the freezer getting noticeably warmer a few days later. The refrigerator still seems to be working. This problem started around christmas and the repairman replaced the entire circuit board stating that it was the problem. After that it worked fine until about 3 weeks later it started exhibiting the same behavior. The fridge still sounds the same, nothing different except that it no longer cools
Hello woolcocky - Do you hear anything running in the machine compartment? Does the compressor kick on and off? If it is not, contact a certified technician immediately, sounds like the refrigerator may be experiencing a coolant leak or an issue w ...
Model pds22mbsacc, bought control board refrigerator had stopped cooling, lights still on, put new board in refrigerator, refridgerator and freezer worked but with a strange noise, then refrigerator stopped working but freezer still working, is it a faulty board or something else
Hello,\015\012\015\012Sorry for your troubles. The fact that you replaced the control may be unfortunate, that`s still to be decided. Was this the symptom (cold freezer, but not cooling in fridge section) you had previously ?\015\01 ...
Whirlpool gold Conquest refrigerator light not working and the control box with the temp knobs that is inside the referigerator has no lights on its display too. We have changed the light buld already, but all the lights on the referigerator side to include the temperature control box digital display is still not working. The refrigerator and freezer sides still cools or works. The freezer lights works too. just not the referigerator side. Please help.
Hi. The failed part on my unit was 2252189, the electric control board. This board is located on the left side of the refrigerator in the back next to the compressor. Its inside a plastic box on the side. ...
Whirlpool GS5SHAXN Side by Side Refrigerator
Our Kenmore Model 253.64872400 Top Freezer Refrigerator's refrigerator part keeps warming up every few days. We defrost it and start it up again and it works for a couple of days and the refrigerator part starts warming up even though the freezer is still working fine. The fan is working down by between the compressor and the coils. We have vacuumed cleaned the unit down below and let it set to warm up, assisting with hair dryer. After an initial cool down after defrosting, the refrigerator par
Its the defrost problem.First try manual defrost reset procedure. The procedure is as follows: ----First unplug the unit from main power outlet. Then empty whole unit completely. Then keep both the doors open. Wait for 24 hours. All the i ...
Kenmore Top Freezer Refrigerator
Our bottom freezer, frenchdoor whirpoolgold 2008 refrigerator stopped cooling the refrigerator last night. The freezer works fine. What do I need to do. I emptied the refrigerator, vacumnned off the compressor and all that underneath., turned it off and on, once. Checked vents, doors, tried increasing the cold setting. Then left it on, shut the doors until this morning. Refrigerator still not working. Freezer drawer is fine.
It has a motor mounted above the evaporator that pushes air up into the fresh food compartment. That fan motor might not be working. To get to it you need to remove the bottom door and get the food out. Remove the ice maker and shelves and then the r ...
I have a Kenmore side by side refrig (no ice maker) Freezer works fine. The refrigerator side is not cooling. I have cleaned out the vent between the freezer and the refrigerator section by defrosting the entire unit. I have a feeling its not working properly, based on the fact that the venting box is still leaking water. How can I fix the not cooling issue and the leaking water???
Check to make sure the evap fan is running.IF so, then let unit defrost, then turn back on, check for air comming thru top of refrig vent, if air moving ok, then let run for a few days and see if refrig warms again, if so then check for frost b ...
Kenmore 55612 / 55614 / 5561 / 655619 Side by Side Refrigerator
Model ab2225pekw bottom freezer refrigerator - the freezer is cold, but the refrigerator is not cooling. the problem started yesterday. today came a tecnition that checked and changed the fan that was broken, so I know that the fan is working now... termostat was checked and working. has been working for 5 ours now, but the refrigerator is still not cold as it should be... what can be wrong?
Hi,As the weather is getting warmer for many people their f ...
Amana ABB1927DE Bottom Freezer Refrigerator
GE Profile Side by Side Refrigerator Model # PSS26LSRD SS
Freezer works but the refrigerator portion got so hot it melted the butter inside and spoiled everything. I took a hair dryer and melted the ice from the coils inside freezer conpartment seemed to help some. cleaned all compartments and vacumed off compressor,Refrigerator still will not cool below 40 degrees. Freezer seems to work fine. Not sure
The temperature setting in the fridge section of your refrigerator is generated by diverting a part of the cold air generated in the freezer. This is done with the help of a fan and is controlled with a thermistor. If the temperature doesn't drop l ...
GE Profile PSW26P Stainless Steel Side by Side Refrigerator
My refrigerator Bosch stopped cooling on both sides The freezer and refrigerator is a side by side refrigerator model B22C80SNS/01. We had two technicians come and take a look at it. One said it was the inverter. We ordered the part and replaced it and still its not functioning. The other technician said it was the PC board located on top of the refrigerator and freezer. We ordered the parts and replaced them. It is still not working. It is a Pentane refrigerator and was bought a year and three
Hello first thing if it was bought from sears and still under warranty it is there responsiblity to repair the unit it doesnt matter if one technician says he wasnt trained on repairing a bosch a refrigerator is a refrigerator first thing I would do ...
Samsung SR-S22FTCS I have 1 year old samsung SR-S22FTCS side by side refrigerator. one morning I woke up and the food inside the refrigerator are warm. The refrigerator is still working but not cooling (AT THE SAME TIME FREEZER IS OK). I tried lowering the temp by pressing the digital button outside but it did not work. Although, the water filter indicator needs to be replace. Do you think the water filter has something to do with the refrigerator not cooling? THANKS VEDO
Dear friend\015\012The water filter doesn't affect the cooling perfomance of ref.ther may be problem of defrosting of ref.compartment.\015\012\015\012regards\015\012sandy ...
Samsung RS2534 Side by Side Refrigerator
Model 501-65012 Refrigerator section is not cooling but lights and temp.panal are still lit. Freezer section is working. The fan at the back of the fridge is working. A guy came twice to check it out and finally claimed that he couldn't fix the problem. He tried to melt the ice build up between the freezer and the fridge that was blocking the vents. One vent now allows cool air to pass from the freezer to the fridge, but the other remains blocked. The temp. in the fridge is 49 degrees. We tu
Upper freezer compartment is working OK, but no cooling in the lower refrigerator section. I defrosted the entire unit over 12 hrs and still no cooling in the refrigerator compartment. I cannot feel blowing or transfer of cold air in any part of the refrigerator box. I removed the lower cardboard panel on the back of the unit and cleaned out the dust. The fan is working fine, silent and no vibrations. The coolant tube leading out of the compressor is cold to the touch. Please let me know what th
\012Hi,Check\012out these tips...they can help you figure out what is going wrong\012with your refrigerator and why it is not cooling ...
Freezer works but refrigerator warm. Frost buildup in freezer. I have to unplug refrigerator every 4-5 days to defrost. The refrigerator cools perfectly until another 4-5 days. Had repairman out who replaced thermostat and control board. Still not working. With some research I found that it could be the damper door not closing properly. I have found the part. Is this something I could fix myself, and how?
I have a maytag side by side refrigerator, model no mff2258veb3 every couple of months the refrigerator stops cooling. The freezer still works. After defrosting the freezer the refrigerator works again for a couple of months. Should I replace the defrost thermostat?
Maytag MSD2756G Side by Side Refrigerator
I bought samsung double door refrigerator model RT23 in May 2008 till last 8 months it was working well. Since last four months it is not working properly and it is not getting cool. When i complained to customer care one technician had come and said you need to keep the refrigerator in max cool as humidity is high and he put the nab to the maximum that is in freezer and in the bottom he put the nab in 6th point but still it is not getting cooled properly. Earlier for example when we put water f
Refrigerator is not keeping food cold. Temp is set to 38. Freezer temp is set to -2. Freezer is working fine. Food in the refrigerator is begining to spoil. Problem started a week ago. We cleaned entire outside and underneith to remove any dust. Appliance is year and a half old.
Samsung RF 266 Series bottom chest freezer. Model RF266ABBP
We've tried the "power freeze" and "power cool" settings as well as turning down the temperatures in both the freezer and refrigerator. Problem still pe
Most refrigerators have the evaporator in the freezer and use air flow to cool down the refrigerator compartment. Can you tell if the defrost cycle is working, IS there ice on the evaporator. Can you defrost it. Try taking it off the power freeze cyc ...
Samsung RF266AE (260 cu ft) Refrigerator
GE refrigerater Mod: GBS22HCR, lower freezer works fine but upper refer compartment will not cool below 68deg, If the refrigerator is running and not cooling or not cold enough: Several factors may influence the temperature. Try the following: If the refrigerator has just been serviced, it could still be in a diagnostic mode. Please disconnect power to your refrigerator for 30 seconds and this should clear the control panel. The refrigerator should now cool normally. which part do I replace
Hi,There are a few reasons why the refrigerator part will not cool...here are a couple of tips that will help you to figure out why the ref ...
GE GBS22HCR Bottom Freezer Refrigerator
The refrigerator stopped cooling. The food in the freezer is still frozen but there is some frost and can here motor working. The lights still work in both fridge and freezer
There are many people that have this problem and are searching for\015\012answers as to what to do and what could be causing this problem. It\015\012seems to be weird that the freezer is working fine and the fridge side is not. Why would the coldest ...
I h.ave a GE Profile side-by-side, model TFX28PPDA BB. It had to be replaced a year after we bought it after it broke down while we were on vacation. Neither my refrigerator nor freezer are cooling or freezing adequately. I have adjusted the temp controls, but it's still not working. I have to keep everything 'cool' in the freezer side. It is 10 years old. About 2 years ago the water dispenser stopped working. The GE repairman said it couldn't be repaired because the door ( where the water/ice d
GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator
After recent power outages and freezing temperatures in our vacation home the refrigerator portion of our refrigerator stopped cooling, but the freezer still works. Our refrigerator is a 4 year old Maytag bottom freezer refrigerator. Do you have any suggestions of troubleshooting?
Sounds like one of two problems. Either the fan motor that pushes the cold air from the freezer is not turning (Burned out) or stuck with ice because of an incomplete defrost of frost. Check to make sure the fan is running (any time the fridge is run ...
Accidentally I left the refrigerator doors open for almost 3 weeks (on vacation). The refrigerator was warm due to the lights inside, but the freezer was working fine. I unplug the fridge and start again. The refrigerator is still not working but the freeze is OK. However the outside of the refrigerator doors feel cool, but not inside. Any solution?
Shut it off 4 hours with both doors open, let it fully defrost, put your frozen stuff in a cooler, then re start it, the evaporator coils make be frozen up ...
Maytag MFF2557HES Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator
Purchased GE PFS22SISBSS french door bottom freezer four years ago. One year ago replaced mother board. Last week, replaced mother board again. Solved the clicking problem, improved cooling, but it still isn't cooling properly either in freezer or refrigerator. Everyday it works for a few hours, then freezer completely thaws and refridgerator warms to 50+ degrees F. No frost in freezer. Tech says he thinks I need a new compressor for > $600. Is it possible that it could be something less c
Re: then freezer completely thaws and refridgerator warms to 50+ degrees. If the unit is cooling, then the compressor is starting and working.More than a compressor it can be a problem with defrost system or with temperature control. ...
I have a Kitchenaid built in bottom mount refrigerator. 2 companies came out and my refrigerator still not cooling. heater pan, sensor coils, diffuser, heater pan, sub compressor,all were changed. freon was regulated down to level 5. still there's ice built up in the refrigerator on left side, and temprature shows 32 degrees but an outside thermometer is gauging the inside refrigerator at 50 degrees. What else could the problem be. the freezer is 0 degrees working fine.
Hi.Did the technicians check the defrost system. Symptoms are those of a defective defrost control.To test the defrost control you cn do a symple test at home:Defrost the unit completely by leaving power off overni ...
The refrigerator portion of my Amana ARB2217CW stopped cooling (the fan is still running), but the freezer drawer portion still works fine. What can
Most likely you have a bad damper,go here to see ithttp://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Damper/67003410/1025326all that happens is ...
I have a Kenmore model 596.79272990 refrigerator that has stopped cooling in the top box. Freezer is still cooling but have some internal condensation that is not freezing. The freezer fan does not appear to be working. I can hear a constant humming sound in freezer. Any suggestions on what to check out?
Hi,\012Many times a freezer and/or refrigerator do not work right because of\012a dirty condenser coil...there are also many other things that can go\012wrong. \012\012\012\012If\012you are he ...