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I have an old Siber fridge that used propane or electric and it has leaked ammonia into the interior. Is there any way to repair that so it could work again? We had a robbery at our house while gone
At times my frigidare plhs268zcb1 compressor is working at times it not. I had a repair man at the hous who thinks the compressor is gone. If its gone why would it eventually come back on and start frezzing again. Is it shot and should i even put a new compressor in or could it be something else? Thanks
I would suspect the compressor starter/overload relay first. http://www.acmehowto.com/howto/appliance/refrigerator/refrigerator.php ...
Frigidaire PLHS269ZC Side by Side Refrigerator
I have a Maytag french door/bottom freezer refridgerator. The electric in my house went out a few weeks ago. That was repaired and I was told that the neutral wire to my house had gone out. That was fixed. Now my freezer works, but the fridge does not. I HAVE replaced the evaporator fan! Help
Ooholly,\015\012There is a relay that tell the fan to start when the temp rises above a preset level. May be that your relay has gone due to the elcetrical outage. ...
-My Maytag RSW22A side by side Refer/Freezer stopped making ice. The water still works, the tines still turn every hour or so as if there were cubes there but the tray no longer fills up with water.
Just prior to this happening, we had to shut off the water to the house for a day for some repairs.
Is there some kind of priming I have to do to get the water flowing into the ice maker again? Could a valve to the icemaker be bad even though the valve to the water dispenser still works?
Hi, I am wondering if when you had the water turned of the fill tube may have frozen over. Try switching the unit of for an hour and see if the water returns to the icemaker.regardsGraeme ...
Our Whirlpool side by side also makes a thumping sound. I have had repair people at the house 5 times with only one finding a possible solution and that solution was to reposition a dryer by the fill valve that was replaced just before the noise started. Could the dryer be bad and need to be replace? Both the freeze and refrigerator work fine.
This is not a uncommon porblem but notall tec under stand the problem . the dryer is ok . the problem is the tube that inters the compressor is located in shuc a way that it can cause a nois like a 22 going off . some are louder than others ...
Whirlpool Gold Black-on-Black 25.4 cu. ft. Side-By-Side Refrigerator w / Accu-Chill Temperature Control System GD5SHGXLB
6 yr old kenmore side by side refrigerator working fine no warning electrical fire down by condenser caught it in time only filled house up with smoke, company I bought it from says warranty is out (safety is an issue )any recalls on these, any way of getting them repair or replace it? Any ideas?
A wire vibrating against metal sharp edge or underrated wiring. ...
Kenmore 55612 / 55614 / 5561 / 655619 Side by Side Refrigerator
I have a breville aqua water fountain, it is 18 months old, the blue light has gone off and it is know longer chilling and is now making a strange noise.I am really dissapointed it has only lasted 18 months, I have phoned customer service and they could not give me any advice on whether this could be repaired or replaced. Please could you give me any idea if this could be repaired or have i got to spend out on another £120 on another, as if they only last 18 months am reluctant to spend out on a
Hi, I have a side by side S20D RBB32-A/G Fridge Freezer with ice and water dispenser. The frezeer and fridge stopped working. I called a local repairer who took away a part for repair. However, the fridge and freezer are now working but the ice and water dispensers are not. I have turned off the power supply and emptied out the filter, this seemed to start the water going but only for 2 pints of water and then it stopped working. Could this be due to a blocked filter? Or is it something else? An
Try checking the mesh screen which is in the water line where the water supply connects to the water inlet valve on the back. It can get stopped up with sediment. ...
Whirlpool 25.6 cu. ft. Side-by-Side Refrigerator with In-Door-Ice Dispensing System
My fridge is only 3 years old. the freezer side is working great. The fridge side has stopped working. There is a small grid at the bottom ,i took it off to see if a possible filter was gummed up. it is not . it is clean under there. really no filter that i could see any way. Could the filter be in the back? what else could it be?
Hi, Check the back wall or floor of the freezer section for frost. Check the freezer/ evaporator fan to see if it is running. Check the condenser coils under the unit for blockage from dust. Check ...
LG 26.0 Cu. Ft. Side-by-Side Refrigerator with Thru-the-Door Ice and Water - Titanium
About 5 days ago I noticed a strong chemical smell (like open permanent markers or nail polish remover) in my kitchen. The smell permiates the whole house, but is strongest in the kitchen area when I close off that area. The refrigerator and freezer still worked and the smell is not inside. I could not find any other source of smell. I have since moved the refrigerator out of the main house and the smell still exists in the kitchen. Could it be that if the coolant leaked onto the floor it has be
No. The coolant cannot leak as a liquid and soak into the floor. Also, the smell of the coolant (refrigerant) does not have the acetone/ketone/laquer thinner smell that you are describing, and if someway the smell originated from the frig, the smell ...
KitchenAid Superba KSCS23IN Side by Side Refrigerator
I have a GSS22JEPA WW fridge in my rental. I have had a repair guy come to the house several times and $800 later, the fridge still does not work. He replaced the compressor, the control board, then he found that the damper door was not opening. I replaced this part myself. There is no real troubleshooting going on, just a repair guy throwing parts at my fridge. After replacing the damper door, I can manually open the door but it will automatically close. The freezer section works good, it
I found the fan was broken,ordered a new one in the mean time i put a house fan back there and that worked.i put the new motor fan on and it stopped working again,i could here a ticking every 5 min. or so,it almot sounds like something is trying to on.so i put the house fan in addition bingo it works, and i dont here the ticking any more.please tell me what now?
The new fan controls motor may be weak or its connecting wires are bit weak.the fan wires i mean to say.But the house fan is perfect or high volt fan so its working.Get the new fan/fan motor checked and its connections.Also check out what part is tic ...
Samsung RS2630SH Side by Side Refrigerator
I received a fisher and paykel 402B refrigerator from a friend
After switching on for some times the house trip goes off. I removed the defrost connection from the circuit board and fridge works well without tripping off the house.
I am sure the defrost section of the circuit board has a problem, If you tell me what to do I can repair it by myself.
kindly tell me the replacement of the parts for me to get this working well
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I have a rm3862 ,with a two way control board [2932881.01].Can this be converted to a 3 way to run on 12.V D.C.? I noticed there is a blue wire at the top R.H. corner of the control unit that is not connected. Could this be why it doesnot work on 12.V? A.C. and gas work fine.If D.C.current is applicable,what is the expected amp. draw?
Hi, have a magic chef MCWC16MCG. I plugged it in to a a receptical and it wasn't working. Due to limited space I used an extension cord and a 3 prong adaptor (live and learn) so I could get it to a working recepticle. Worked fine for some time, then stopped working. So I got another magic chef wine fridge MCWC52B, and plugged it in the same way. It just failed on me also. So, I believe it's an electrical surge issue because whenever it would turn on, I would hear a loud click that seemed t
The extension cord must be # 12 wire size for better and the gorund should not be removed . ( proper polirty is important . ) do replace the start relay and if you have a ohm meter ck it for open or short to ground befor ...
Magic Chef MCWC16MCG Wine Cooler
I have a LG LFX25960ST and the water line started leaking so when the ice maker called for water it sprayed the wall instead. Repair guy came out and spliced line but that didn't work. Water now sprays from a different location on the water line. Seems pressure makes it impossible to repair the supply line? Can we replace the entire water line from inside frig to water supply at wall? Last repair guy said it was VERY expensive if it could be done at all? Ugh
LG LFX25960ST Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator
Kitchen Aid KDDC24CVS. The fridge works but the control panel is not working. There is a printed circuit board both at the bottom front of the fridge and for the control panel inside the fridge door. The casing for the wires that run to the control panel cracked and as a result some of the wires were exposed. I repaired the wires and heat shrank each one but the control panel is still not working. I am assuming that one of the printed circuit boards have gone but not sure which one. Is the
KitchenAid KDDC24CVS (48 cu ft) Bottom Freezer Refrigerator
Condenser not defrosting. I have a F44R21NGW1. The condenser coils won't defrost. The appliance repair service has already replaced the defrost timer and declared everything else working. It worked fine for about 2-3 weeks, then the drinks in the fridge section slowly started getting warm again and the frozen foods felt not so frozen. I removed the panel and defrosted manually. It worked fine for 2-3 weeks and the same problem started. What else could be the problem? Might it be the thermo
DEFROST PROBLEMThe evaporator coil behind the cover on the back wall inside the freezer will ice up under normal conditions. Every 8 to 10 hours for around 20 minutes the defrost timer (or in most newer models the electronic adaptive defrost co ...
I just bought a used GE refrigerator (model TBX18JAT) and when I received the fridge it worked fine and after a day it stopped working. I had been laying down on a truck on the way to my house, but I turned it off and let it sit for 24 hours and still it doesn't work. Do you have any ideas on how I can fix it? I appreciate your help. Thanks
The icemaker in the door of our Kenmore Elite Trio frig just stopped working, exactly 13 mos. after we bought it. We did not get an extended warrantee, because we have never had a new appliance fail so soon. The bottom freezer works fine, and the water dispenser in the door also works. What could be the problem? We can't really afford to repair it now.
Is the ice unit turned on? I pushed the off button by mistake and PAID someone to "turn it back on for me" The guy laughed all the way to the bank :( Also he said a good place to start , before I call next time, is have you checked to see if there i ...
Kenmore Elite 22.4 cu. ft. Bottom Freezer Refrigerator with Adjusta Cube Ice Maker
Hi, I he an LG side-by-side fridge which ice maker. I have had problems recently with the water dispenser not working anymore. I have replaced the three way valve and now it works great but the ice maker doesn't work at all. Could it be the connections at the valve wrong?
Thanks for your help.
Hi,\015\012\015\012Yes you are right. It tends to be the problem of the valve. Connection is not proper it is not allowing water to ice maker. The valve can be checked with a \015\012volt/ohm meter if you. Have access to one and are ...
LG LRSC-26922 Side by Side Refrigerator
I have a Maytag MTF2455ER refrigerator and its not working right. The freezer has frost on the back wall (blocking bottom vents), from the bottom about half way up, but otherwise works fine. The refrigerator section is at 56 degrees and my food is going bad rapidly. I'd like some help in debugging and repairing this. What I've read so far points to the defrost timer or defrost heater. Do you agree? How do I get at these (or other parts) for testing?
Hi Jake, I am Kelly and welcome to FixYa. Lets get a "manual defrost" going with a hand held blow dryer or... a fan for about 2 hours. The hand held blow dryer method is faster but... still takes longer than you would think \015\012\01 ...
What temp should my freezer be , also the fan in the top of the fridge stated making a noise when it stopped or started its cycle sounded like something was catching on the fans blades , then it stopped working alltogether so i phoned hotpoint to arrange a repair and hey presto it started working again! with no more noise, seems fine now could it be ice? also do i need to defrost it ever it says you dont need to in the manual as its a frostfree model its a hotpoint ffm90 any advice would be appr
I like 0 to 10 Deg. F in the freezer.\015\012\015\012As for the Fan. yes it could be ice or the fan blade hiting the shroud, sometimes the fan blade moves on the shaft and starts hiting the shroud. ...
Hotpoint FFM90 Bottom Freezer Refrigerator
My switch tripped in my house 5 days ago i turnt it back on but the freezer compartment would not work, now five days later it is working again what could this be and can i get carbon monoxide poisonong from it
You can't get poisoned from the fridge?you might have damaged one of the relays on the computer board from a power surge when the breaker tripped or when the power came back on,ge has been having alot of problems with their boards,the new boards are ...