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Defrost timer i have a westinghouse refrigerator with the freezer on top. model no. - RJ275M. i have just fitted a new defrost timer but it's still not working. could it be the capacitor or the defrost thermostat.i was wondering if the timer needs a complete circuit to work because at the moment i don't think there is any power getting to it.


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GE side by side: Model GSL25JFPABS Does not defrost. Circulating fan is working. Heating element works when 110v is apllied to it. Points in thermostat are closed (freezer warm). Installed new circuit board Door gaskets sealing well. There is no way (I presume) to force the circuit board to bring on the defrost circuit. (unlike older timer motor). Without a wiring diagram I cannot check all components. My assumption is that the board cuts power to the compressor and then powers


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KitchenAid ksra25fk not cooling. defrost fan in freezer continues to run. compressor not coming on at all. appears defrost timer not opening. is the timer part of the circuit board in this model?


Good day,\015\012The fan motor in the freezer, is called an evaporator fan motor and circulates air when the thermostat calls for cooling.\015\012 \015\012It is wired to to the same circuit as the compressor. I.E. t ... KitchenAid Refrigerators

I no power at the N to 3 circuit on a 831-993 defrost timer but do have 120v from ground to 3 circuit. and my heaters do not come on when in defrost. what is my next step?


I do not recognize this number, so if you give the make and model number of the freezer or refrigerator you have.Time clocks I have used are Paragon 8145-00 for 120 Volts or Precision 6145-0With terminals 1-2 Power, 3- ... Refrigerators

DEFROSTER NOT WORKING. Checked defrost heater, had continuity. I'm guessing timer bad. Where would it be on a sxs. Found a long black plastic box underneath with a circuit board inside. Unsure if that is defr. circuit or not. Am I on right track?


We ll see how u need to check the defrost timer....Before testing the defrost timer, unplug the freezer to avoid an electrical shock hazard.A mechanical defrost timer controls the defrost cycle of the appliance. In older models, the ... Amana ARS266ZBS Side by Side Refrigerator

I can not locate the defrost timer for a Whirlpool side by side refer model ED19MTXLNRO. UNIT DOES NOT COME ON SO I BELIEVE IT IS THE DEFROST TIMER. IF I PUT A JUMPER ON THE COMPRESSOR CIRCUIT EVERY THINGS RUNS. IF I TAKE OFF THE JUMPER THE LIGHTS COME ON ONLY THE COMPRESSOR STOPS RUNNING. REFER BUILT IN 1983


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Not defrosting I have a GE Model GSS201EPHWW every 2 weeks I have to remove the inside back panel to expose a frozed solid evaporator coil to defrost it. this unit does not have a timer I believe it is controlled from the circuit board in the back.How do I go about troubleshooting the defrost element and thermostat to determine if i need a new panel or other part?


First thing is to check the defrost heater if it looks black it is bad the part number for the heater is wr51x10053\015\012i have replaced a ton of these ... GE GSS20IEPWW / GSS20IEPCC Side by Side Refrigerator

GE TFH24PR refrigerator will not go into defrost mode. I recently had to defrost the freezer coils manually. What is the likely cause and fix? Where are the timer and the circuit board for defrosting located? Thanks!


Next time open the door,look at the right hand wall in the fridge section up near the ceiling and you'll see the full model number,the things that can cause this is a bad thermostat,a bad heater,or timer.the timer is in the fridge section up near the ... Refrigerators

New defrost timer on fridge keeps tripping circuit breaker


Hi, it sounds to me, either you have a bad circuit breaker (the breaker\015\012itself); or you have a bad motor or compressor in the fridge. If\015\012possible try plugging the fridge into a different outlet. (If you use\015\012an extension cord to d ... GE Refrigerators

I have a kemore coldspot side by side maufacture date 04/07 that is not cooling properly. Freezer gets cold but won't freeze and fridge section gets cool. I have checked condenser fan runs and compressor runs (humming and vibrating identical to my whirlpool fridge with same compressor), large line stays cool, small line gets hot so implies is pumping. I have checked out defrost circuit fan and timer runs, heater gets hot and defrost thermostat turns heater on and off. I have verified this by p


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 then check out thelast two tips. ... Kenmore 53642 / 53644 Side by Side Refrigerator

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How to test defrost timer circuit board - KitchenAid Refrigerators


Good day,\015\012With the machine running at least 6 hours, unplug. Wait for a period in excess, of 30 seconds.\015\012Then turn the thermostat off.\015\012Plug in.\015\012This should place it in ... KitchenAid Refrigerators

I have a GE profile refreigerator model PTS25LBMARWW. It started to defrost in the freezer. I have working knowledge of refrigerators as I completed A/C and refrig. trade school 20 years ago. here is the problem if it was make like they used to with a timer and thermostat and so on I would have already fixed it. I have fixed many including changing compressor on the old R-12 systems. This junk has a circuit board controlling all the funchtions and that is limiting my troubleshooting ablity wih m


Make a insulated jumper wire.\015\012Remove the circuit board panel.\015\012Jump the line in side with the compressor terminal.\015\012On the bottom of the control board you will see a molex connector with 3 wires. That is where you ... GE Refrigerators

Amana SBDE20S4SW refrigerator Coils freezing up! Where is the defrost timer on this model? Is it on the main circuit board?


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S20BRSB21 AS THIS HAS A DIGITAL TEMPERATURE SETTING DO YOU THINK I NEED TO PURCHASE A NEW PRINTED CIRCUIT BOARD, IS THIS WHERE THE DEFROST SETTINGS ARE MADE? I HAVE SEARCHED FOR THERMOSTATS, TIMERS ON PARTS WEBSITE BUT I CANNOT FIND ANY FOR THIS MODEL? NICKY


The printed circuit board is a rather expensive item and I would check or have checked the defrost heaters and defrost thermostat first to find if the problem is there. If there is no problem in the heaters or thermostat then go to the next step. ... Refrigerators

Defrost timer Thanks for reply to my earlier question. It looks my refrigerator has defrost problem. I tried to locate all the parts for defrost system, but couldn't find defrost timer. Where is defrost timer located for this Frigidaire, model: FRS24XGCW2. I wonder if it has defrost timer.


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Defrost timer hi, came across a fisher and paykel fridge, all completely iced up and was restricting evap fan, when defrosted evap fan ran fine and had continuity through the heating element. however when i turned defrost timer around so it clicked into defrost i was not geting any voltage to the element. and then after about 5 to 10mins or so the defrost cut out and refrigeration began again. would u suggest that the defrost timer is stuffed? would a defrost termination t/sat have caused it to


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Side by side Kenmore refrigerator /freezer is not defrosting. Heater has continuity, thermo disc is closed,defrost timer is electronic. Question can defrost timer be put into defrost ( like old fashioned mech. timer) and how does one troubleshoot this electrical timer Mod#253.57388602..... side question how can a company as large as sears not have any technical people to talk to


I cant post no links on here but i can help you with the technical questions and send parts. my website can easily be found on google for like whirlpool dryer heating element 4391960 im a few spots on top.\015\012\015\012Mark \015\0 ... Kenmore Refrigerators

I'm working on a Whirlpool etomsrxtb00 - Changing Out the Defrost Timer & Thermostat & I notice whenever the timer is in defrost mode the timer runs but once it come out of defrost the timer stops. Also noticed the thermostat return wire goes back to the timer. Can you explain in detail why this is so or can you email me a wiring diagram for this refrigerator. Thanks in Advance - Bobby B.


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Westinghouse RJ 523 trips RCD (should not at half meg insulation) Defrost timer appears to cut in several times a day and the trip occurs sometime after the motor starts (after 'defrosting"


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Defrost timer My Kenmore model 62272100 MFG in 09-01 seems to stick in off positionafter defrost mode. Just tapping the casement with the defrost timergets it running till the next defrost cycle. I bought a new timer. Theoriginal part # 2188376, Spec FL-3001-00. The new part # 483212, SpecFL-3001-00 has the flying lead which i hooked up to 2nd connection#"1", same problem so i tried 1st connection #"2". Same problempersists, I tried another replacement timer with same result. Mightthis not be th


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Our 3 year old frigidare does not get cold any more. the compressor is hot and the fan is continually running. The ice maker stoped making ice. the freezer temp is over 40 degrees. I was told it could be the defroster timer stuck. I was told I could turn the timer and kick the unit out of a defrost mode. WHere would I find the defrost timer and does the frigidare units 3 years old +/- have the timer switch that can be twicked? What other things can I do to troubleshoot?


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Defrost Timer Hello, Our LG fridge continues to ice up at the back of the freezer compartment, causing the fan to make noise. I am able to put the fridge in defrost mode using the Express Freezing & Colder buttons on the touch panel. The unit does defrost then. Is there a way to advance the timer to have it defrost more often, or does it sound like a timer problem? Thanks in advance.


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Need a wiring diagram for Magic Chef mcbr1010w. Timer will not advance despite replacing and new timer checks out properly. I think that it is not getting sufficient power to the timer motor. Possibly wires crossed up by previous owner. Timer will go into defrost mode when manually advanced but will not move on its own. I've tried a new timer as well as a timer from a different make/model fridge that automatically defrosts....still will not move in the magic chef. I would be grateful for any h


Was it a straight just plug it in or did you have to connect an extra pigtail. On some the pigtail can be connected two different ways. One way it times for say 8 hours and then defrost. Another way it doesn't defrost till the compressor has run for ... Magic Chef Refrigerators

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