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I have a Kelvinator P253T-1 refrigerator with freezer issues. First of all it was REALLY icing up (no door - long story). Can't locate owners manual. Recently it appears to be defrosting itself. I pushed the red 'button' in the centre of the thermostat - that turned it off; now I can't get it to start again.
My defy duette double door fridge/freezer started to defrost itself now i don't know which button to push to get it working again? There are three push in buttons but i don't know which should be pushed in - have misplaced my manuel
Frigidaire FRS26F4C Side by Side Refrigerator
I have an old kelvinator push button 331 trimline. need instructions on when & how to use the red button. does the red button defrost the fridge? regards sandra
Refrigerator compressor cuts off , ice starts melting ,frozen food gets mushy. After a while it starts again and runs a day or two fine. then compressor cuts off again , same thing. I cleaned the condenser coils. It starting working properly again. This morning it quit again. this time I turned the red button on the defrost timer just a bit to the right( clockwise) and it started working. What could my trouble be?
Amana ARS266ZBS Side by Side Refrigerator
I have a Kenmore #10685696810 refrigerator that shuts down. I have discovered the red reset botton on the back side of the thremostat panel. I have pushed it a couple of times due to shut off. Is there a special way of pushing the reset since it has ccw indentation groves on the contact surface like it is suppose to be able to turn with the appropriate tool? When the button is pushed it starts up and runs fine until it quits again and needs anouther reset. Since I have no schematic I can only su
There is NO reset button on a refrigerator,yours included.What you are pushing is the defrost thermostat. It is designed to be turned clockwise when necessary to force a defrost cycle.If you can push on it and the refrigerator works corre ...
Magic Chef refridgerator with small built in freezer model#MCBR 980W. Defrosting instructions unclear; red button suppose to be pushed in for defrosting the small freezer, How is it suppose to actually work? If depressed and you leave it to do it's own thing, It turns its self off before the ice is melted off the freezer and it all just refreezes again. Do you have to turn off the temperature gauge of the fridge also? Do you need to leave all doors open/closed when defrosting?? Any help would
I just defrosted my cooler and looked at the manual. It says that you should do it when the ice is only a 1/4 inch thick. Then it will do it without any effort. Well of course i waited till it was about 1 1/2 inches thick. The defrost button does ...
Magic Chef Refrigerators
Kelvinator push button 331 I pressed the red button on the thermostat controll and the fridge stopped ?
At F&P fridge/freezer E522B,recently starts beeping
either by day or by night without any reason,I think.When push left top button beeping stops.There is no regularity when beeping starts.All other functions run normaly,incluging auto defrost.Before this happend, freezer back side was blocked with ice.
I have turn off fridge for a day,completly defrosted,drian passidge checked and now auto defrost works normaly.
That is probably a faulty control board, try first unplugging the fridge and see if this help. ...
I have a Kenmore coldspot (6 yrs old). Yesterday it stopped getting cold and food started melting. The light is still on and it is still making ice. The fan appears to still be working as well but the inside of the refrigerator and freezer is warm to the touch. The only thing different that happened yesterday is the reset button was accidentally pushed on the outlet next to it and all the outlets on that wall turned off. But I took the reset button off and everything else is working.
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My Hotpoint food centre model 8923 works intermittently, the defrost timer and thermostat test ok and the compressor has a feed, yet it takes the fridge a couple of hours before it works, then when it reaches -25 and once I adjust the thermostat it miss behaves, by this I mean it reaches room temperature before it starts to cool down again, any Ideas please?
Accidental defrost I think i accidentally started defrosting my fridge by pressing a red button on the temp control, now it's losing temperature and I don't want my food to go bad. how can i stop it?
I did the same thing. I know it's a little late now but for anyone that does this again here's what to do. There's a thermostat in your actual freezer you might not be able to see it, because it might be covered in ice. It looks like a tiny tube, To ...
Danby Compact Refrigerator DCR-101W
I have a small magic chef fridge that just stopped working. Can seem to get the motor going at all - if just defrosted by itself. Inside is a dial and a red button - we've clicked that a few times to try to get it working again, but it hasn't. Seems like something is trying to start as we'll hear a clicking noise occassionally but nothing starts up again. any thoughts?
Hi, 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 thencheck out the last two tips. ...
Magic Chef MCBR445S1 Stainless Steel Compact Refrigerator
I have a Samsung RS2555SW Side by Side Fridge. Recently the cooling side quit cooling and i had the defrost heating unit replaced which had iced up and quit working. That solved a problem for a while. Then the cooling side started freezing everything even though the temp indicated 4 degrees. The thermostat or temp sensor was checked and appeared to be working ok. It stopped freezing and worked ok for a week or so and then started freezing everything again. It stopped freezing things but now app
Hello,Your fridge not working is a fridge repair job that you can do without the help of a professional. Often the fridge has a frost-free failure, or the compressor is faulty but there are many other reasons for a fridge not cooling properly. ...
So i accidentally hit the stupid red defrost button and now I cannot get my fridge to be cold again. I tried a hair blower on the thermostat and unplugged it last night for 30 mins. It's been 24 hours!! I'm in a dorm room far from home, so returning it would ****! The compressor feels really hot and is running. Suggestions?
Danby DCR34 Compact Refrigerator
What is the timing on the defrost cycle when the the red button is pushed?
I can't tell without a model number but most defrost for 20 or 30 minutes every 8 hours or so. Unless you have an adaptive defrost control and it varies with those based on usuage. ...
Danby Compact Refrigerator DCR-101W
Have a cetron single door fridge and the semi automatic defrost function does not appear to be working. button pushes in and pops back out after a while, but still has ice build up in bottom of freezer
Icemaker the ice maker wont fill with water so it will make ice. i checked the valve and it will let water in as long as i put power to it. the ice maker its self wont do it. i have noticed the arm that pushes the ice out started turning but quit. so is there a reset button or is there something else wrong that i cant think of. thanks Dennis Minich
This is a test, if its a new er model, turn maker switch off for 15 seconds,turn on move the flap arm below the maker bak and forth 3 times waite 3 min, this should reset maker ...
Maytag MSD2651 HE Side by Side Refrigerator
Magic Chef model MCBR445S defrosted and will not cool. I unplugged it and allowed the motor to cool. I reset the red button on thermostat but unit will not work.
Magic Chef MCBR445W1 Compact Refrigerator
I do have a Kenmore Elite Refrigerator mo# 106.73202300, the problem is that some times the defrost circle last too long until the ice start and other things start melting.....I find out by accident that if I "knock" where the thermostat is the refrig.. start working if its not still in defrost.....any idea who is to blame....Thermostat,Adaptive Defrost Control/P.C or other??.
Ok now i think i have the complete problem. if its in defrost cycle ( 28 min ) then after its done it should start up . and if you knock then you are causing a bad contact to work . so when you knock by the thermo and it ...
Thermostat schematic? My 440BL will run for a few days, defrost, then not come back on. My suspicion is the defroster kills the compressor, but won't close the circuit after defrost. Danby Customer Service tells me that there is a manual defrost button. My understanding is the defrost is part of the thermostat. Does anyone have a schematic for the thermostat on the 440? Alternatively, can anyone suggest how to isolate the defrost so I can more effectively troubleshoot the problem?
Danby Designer DAR440W / DAR440BL Compact Refrigerator
What is the resistance of the defrost thermostat at below 30^ or at the point that the heater should come on? Also what is the resistance of the thermostat at room temprature? It appears on the schematic that this is a normally open switch and that it closes when it senses time for defrost cycle. I've checked the resistance acorss the thermostat at both warm and freezing conditions and inn both cases the resistance is very high. Also, the defrost heater is not open, and the defrost timer conta
When the defrost thermostat is below 40 deg F, the resistance should read close to zero ohms. Above 40 deg F, it should read open. It sounds that yours is defective and replacing it should fix your defrost problem. The way it should work, is when the ...
GE Profile 21.6 cu. ft. Top Freezer No-Frost Refrigerator TBX22PABWW
Have kenmore 253.54622402 side by side--from the start-- ice in icemaker freezer 1/2 thawed-- compressor not working. started disasembled to check defrost timer--i found electrionic defroster - so that means no adjustments ? ...... ohm tested each thermostat / cold food side warm setting closed-- cold open /////// freezer thermostat warm - resistance on ohm meter-- and cold test still no diff - no open reading to shut down compressor ? assembled back -- restart system -- getting air from damp
" waited 1 hour freezer 20 degrees // cold food side 45 degrees and no air flowing from damper " As per this it indicates that the ventilations are getting blocked after few hours.First the air was flowing from damper but after one hour it stop ...
Kenmore 53642 / 53644 Side by Side Refrigerator
I have a Waeco HDC-270 installed on a boat.
MY model has three lights Green, Red & Orange on the top edge of the fridge, also a push button.
My freezer keeps turning off, when this happens the Red light goes off.
I can't find any instructions manuals that are the same as my fridge.
Can you let me know what these lights are for, and can I turn the freezer back on by pushing these buttons etc.
Hoping you can help.
Whirlpool WRHA 252G24 fridge red led flashing and beep sound,the display show LO .I cant' Adjust the button , the fridge still working