Having problems with your Refrigerators ?

The refrigerator side is cool, but not cold. The freezer side is frozen, but melting. The ice in the ice maker melted, but created one big ice cycle that has not melted. The fan underneath is running, the R134 container is warm/hot. Can anybody help? Thanks, Bob.

Answers :

I just ran into this problem this year. Is it very warm underneath your fridge? If you remove the cover in the back, you may find that you compressor is so hot you can't touch it. You can first try blowing out your cooling fins in the back of your fridge. A fan is connected to it and it should be next to the compressor. For my case that did not work. I then replaced the fan for the cooling fins and now my fridge works fine.

Repair Help & Product Troubleshooting for Refrigerators
You need a second opinion or clarification ? ask it in the comment box OR you can Ask Your Own Question

Tips for a great answer:

  • Please provide as much detail as possible as this will allow our members to better understand and respond to your Comment
  • If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box
  • It's 100% free, no registration required

Suggested Questions/Answers :

It is recommended you read all this kind of situations

The refrigerator side is cool, but not cold. The freezer side is frozen, but melting. The ice in the ice maker melted, but created one big ice cycle that has not melted. The fan underneath is running, the R134 container is warm/hot. Can anybody help? Thanks, Bob.

I just ran into this problem this year. Is it very warm underneath your fridge? If you remove the cover in the back, you may find that you compressor is so hot you can't touch it. You can first try b ... KitchenAid KSRS25FG

I've got a six year old Kenmore side by side 106.56534400 refrigerator. Everything in the freezer melted. Refrigerator compartment is warm. Freezer fan and condenser fan underneath are both running. Condenser coils are fairly clean, brushed and vacuumed. Turned off refrigerator overnight. Restarted. Cooled and made ice for about 6 hours, before starting to melt and get warm again. Evaporator coils are clear with no ice or frost buildup. What seems to be the problem?

... Kenmore Refrigerators

GE side by side ref not working. Lights inside work, ice motor runs and try to dispense ice - but no ice as it's all melted. This is a GE GSS25JFPCWW. The fan is not running but the winding on the fan show continuity. Unpluged and plugged back in still zip - no fan running.

... Refrigerators

I have a GE side-by-side TFX24JW fridge. The bottom half of both (fridge and freezer) maintain proper temperatures. The top half of both are warmer than the bottom halves, though still cool (ie, the freezer does not freeze but food is still cool, the fridge is cooler than room temp but not cool enough to keep food from spoiling). No ice build-up anywhere, though the fan runs constantly. I've vacuumed underneath the front and in the back (the coils are covered by the back of the fridge but th

Hi. I can help you.\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012\015\012A refrigerator or freezer that is cooling, but cooling poorly, may have a problem in one of several areas: ... Refrigerators

Kenmore Coldspot 50269992 Found freezer door ajar 24 hours ago. Ice was melting, food was thawing. Took out contents, cleaned up water. During night could hear a slight click sound periodically. This AM refrigerator side not as cold now, freezer side not evene cold. Used vacuum cleaned coils underneath. Checked backside, visually. I can see a fan (approx 5 inches) is running. I see a canister shape with copper tubing. This is the extent of my knowledge about this appliance. What should I do?

The click sound may be the compressor starter/overload relay trying to start the compressor(canister shape). It the compressor don't run it won't cool any. The starter could be bad and just need replacing. If the relay is burnt, bulging, or rattles w ... Kenmore Refrigerators

Amana refrigerator side by side freezing on bottom on both sides. Food in upper part of refrigerator is warm. Ice melted in ice maker. Coils are clean. Compressor and fan are running. Compressor is hot to the touch. Fan in freezer is not running, although there is power to it. Unit is under 5 years old. Would this problem be with the thermostat or control board or am I way off base.


I have a Hotpoint HSS25GFPEWW side by side.....initially the ice maker stopped crushing and dispensing ice....then the freezer started to warm. I cleaned the condenser coils and confirmed the condenser fan and compressor were running....checked evaporator coils and they were frosted up, although the fan was running....cleaned out unit and defrosted evaporator coils with hair dryer...plugged in and evaporator coils iced up again....replaced defrost heater....unit would not cool at all....replace

Dead if the compressor is running and theres no cooling or frost on the evaporator you have leaked out all your freon only way to fix is call a pro about 600$ to fix ... Hotpoint HSS25GFP Side by Side Refrigerator

Fan oscillation I have a Hotpoint HSM25GFRA SA side-by-side. The recirc fan in the freezer starts to oscilate after it has been running several minutes. Temp in both freezer and fridge seem normal. The unit is about 4 years old. Recently I had to defrost the freezer due to icemaker overflowing and ice building up near the fan. The ice did not stop the fan, but started to "buzz" as the ice contacted the fan blades. I don't remember this oscillation before. Is the fan damaged? Pete

Probably damaged the fan blade. If plastic, it could be missing a blade or maybe cracked. If metal, probably bent. I would ttry to get an eyeball on it while it''s running to see just what's up. Fan motors are usually pretty durable and last quite ... Hotpoint HSM25GFRSA

I have a Figidaire side by side FRS26H5ASBA freezer side is not cold enough to freeze and the refrig side is too warm. The compressor fan is not running the compressor is not vibrating and cool to the touch and there is no frost or ice on the evaporator coils and the evaporator fan is running. Can you give me some guidance in this case?

... Frigidaire FRS26H5AS Side by Side Refrigerator

Model# 596.58642891 freezer side thawed first and now the fridge side is warm. The fan is running constant and adjusting the temp controls has no effect. The doors are sealing and the coils and fan are clean. It's been 4 days and when I removed the back panel the compressor was very warm to the touch. The ice maker works but its not cold enough to make ice and the food in the fridge side has spoiled.

I humbly disagree with Sea Breeze. We know the thermostat (cold control) is working because the fans are running and the compressor is hot to the touch. So we're getting power to the compressor. Now, only TWO things will keep the compressor from firi ... Kenmore Refrigerators

I have a side by side that I puchased just about two years ago. The unit serial # is MT225306. My problem there seems to be a low voltage source to the freezer fan. I use a nife and push the fan to get it statrted when it calls for it to run and then it works Ok. If i hit the Ice cube dispensore or anthing on the door the fan quets and will osolate and then with a slight push I can get it going again. Also when the ice cube maker is on it pulsate as it seems to be kicking a relay on and off. I a

... Refrigerators

Amana SRD27S4W side by side, 13 years old. Freezer temp hovers around 20 to 30 degrees . . . Refrig temp hovers around 40 degrees. Evaporator fan runs constantly -- no ice buildup on evap -- condenser fan runs constantly -- thermostat dials set to max on freezer and refrig -- vacuumed codenser coils to no avail -- compressor seems to run continuously, except when defrost cycle is active and optimal cooling is never achieved. What could be the culprit? Your help will be greatly appreciated! Drink

... Amana Refrigerators

I have a GE Profile, TFX24PR side by side, with ice maker, etc. Several times a day, we notice a ticking sound form the unit, which we thought was something rattling in one of the doors, till we took everything out. This problem comes and goes and is a slow tick. The unit is cooling fine and the fans seem to running fine. But, We don't hear the sound unless a fan is running. The hard part is that it comes and goes but is there everyday, several times a day. Is there a 3'rd fan I don't know about

... GE Refrigerators

Maytag MDZ2665HEB side by side does not cool. Both fans are running. Ice buildup below condenser (inside) fan. The dryer? fan was replaced for the second time in 3 years just 6 months ago as was, the thermostat board inside the refrigerator. I do not hear compressor starting. This has a run capacitor but I don't know how to check it. There is no clicking or any indication that the compressor is trying to start. This happened very suddenly either yesterday or today as most of the meats on the l

... Maytag Refrigerators

About 36 hours ago our Whirlpool 25.2 cu. ft. Side-by-Side Refrigerator ED25CQXFW02 was not cooling (frozen was thawing, and refrigerator was not cold) the compressor and fan were running, I cleaned the coils underneath, and set the controls to startup normal. Within a couple of hours I could tell that it was cooling well again. Today this has happened again, the compressor and fan were not running, I shut it off for a few minuets and restarted it. Now the compressor and fan are on again, and it

Depending on your model. if its just a reg, side by side, you more than likely need a relay/ overload which is located on the compressor,the relay only works after it cools down. unplug ref from wall, remove rear cover to see and touch compressor to ... Whirlpool 25.2 cu. ft. Side-by-Side Refrigerator GD25DFXF

I have a GE side-by-side with ice and water through the door. The ice bin defrosts from time to time causing the ice to re-freeze in a clump once the temperature gets back to normal in the freezer. I have already had the water inlet, the motherboard, the freezer fan and the solenoid for the ice chute replaced. The problem persists. I can see when it's happening because condensation forms on the underneath side of the ice bin.

... GE 23.1 Cu. Ft. Side-by-Side Refrigerator with Thru-the-Door Ice and Water - Black-on-Black


Hello there again sorry i got knocked off line could you reenter the chat session ... Refrigerators

I have a GE side by side fridge (dss25ksr) and freezer has recently started making noise when it runs. It is present 50 to 60% of the time it runs but not all of the time. I have also started to get some ice build up inside the freezer compartment on the walls. I replaced the fan in the freezer section two years ago due to a low "howling/whooshing" it made. (fan woobeling was culprit then) The sound now is much different and louder. Sounds like an exaggerated vibration. Any ideas? Any part

THE FROST YOU ARE SEEING ON THE FREEZER SIDE SOUNDS LIKE THE UNIT POSSIBLY HAS A DEFROST ISSUE AND if you get to much frost the fan will and can start making abnormal sounds due to the air not being able to be diverted in the proper areas... g.e is n ... GE Refrigerators

Got a frigidaire frs26 side by side, seems like everything is running ok except for a buzzing sound every 3-5 min, noticed that the ice were melting and water on the floor and now it is totally warm, coils got some dust but not much, fan is running (coilfan), black "ball" warm or more hot to touch, no ice build up anywhere, what could be the problem and solution?

Verift the defrost cycle timer. ... Frigidaire FRS3R5EMB Side by Side Refrigerator

Not cooling the freezer and refrigrator compartment is not cooling. It is a whirlpool side by side refrigrator. The serial number is SMO227502. Type is 20SSA. The ice maker is not making any ice. The compressor and fan motor is running.The fans inside are running. The thermostat control works because it will turn compressor on and shut off in the off mode. Thank you Roy

Roy,\015\012Are the evaporator coils in the freezer frozen up?\015\012The evaporator is located behind the cover in the back of the freezer.\015\012If so this may be a defrost issue.\015\012The adaptive defrost timer may have ... Whirlpool 25.6 cu. ft. Side-by-Side Refrigerator with In-Door-Ice Dispensing System

Kenmore Coldspot Model # 59592993 Compressor is running, fan underneath is running. On the freezer side in the middle it is -5 deg, the top shelf is 30 deg. The fridge side is 52 deg. It is like the cold air is not getting circulated. Is there a fan in the back wall? Or valves? I havent opened it up yet.

... Refrigerators

We have a Whirlpool Gold side-by-side refrigerator. The freezer must have started defrosting today. Everything inside is soaked, the ice maker quit producing ice and the ice was melting. The blower fan is running continuously but not blowing any cold air. We did have the freezer packed pretty full but not much more than usual. It seems like the refrigerator is now starting to warm up. We have turned off the freezer side to see if it makes any difference. What else should we do?

Call a repair man i think that you have a compressor issue that need attention NOW ... Refrigerators

Jenn-air side by side built year 2000 model JCD2389DES. Problem coils iced over in freezer, fan in freezer continually running. Ice Cubes in Auto Ice Maker have not melted but will not make any more and the bailer wire loop is down in the on position. Refrigerator side is warm.

... Jenn-Air Refrigerators

My Maytag side-by-side refrig is acting weird. The freezer side is freezing alright and the refrig side isn't. Now, I took apart the inside covers on the freezer side and the condenser was all iced up. The fan above it was running fine. I shut everything down to its lowest setting, took a hair dryer and proceeded to rid the condenser of all the ice. I noticed it has what appears to be a heating element under the condenser. I've since returned all setting to their previous setting and I await th

Hi,\012If you are having problems with your gas dryer not heating the most common problem is that the ignitor goes bad. Even though it glows sometimes it is still not working properly.\012 \012if you dryer is gas check o ... Maytag MSD2756GES Side by Side Refrigerator

I have an Amana 26 cu.ft. side by side approx. 3 years old. The refridgerator side was warm so I cleaned the coils and it began to cool down. The compressor began to function and I thought all was well. About three weeks later both freezer and refridg became warm. I removed the food in freezer, took panel off and found a block of ice, everything was frozen. The fan was the only thing running. The compressor had not run for days.

... Amana ASD2626HE Stainless Steel Side by Side Refrigerator

A detailed question is important to get you a relevant answers

  • Start your question with What, Why, How, When, etc. and end with a "?"
  • Be clear and specific
all rights reserved to the respective owners || www.burberryscarf-outlet.com.co || Terms of Use || Contact || Privacy Policy
Load time: 0.3090 seconds