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Km800mre compressor starts and runs fine. fan never comes on. fan bench tests fine wires are good. need new board?

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That model number comes up as a air conditioner. Could you recheck that number?

Posted on Nov 03, 2012

  • fountpop
    fountpop Nov 03, 2012

    km-800-mre is the right model its a hoshi icemaker that uses r404. compressor runs but fan never comes on. fan is good i bench tested it

  • Richard Roth
    Richard Roth Nov 03, 2012

    Yes, you will need to replace the control board.

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SOURCE: kenmore frige model 59658692890 evap fan will not start

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the fan is ctrl by the Jazz board the thermdisc is for defrost post your email and I will send you the manual on test process and test point as well as the defrost

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YES see if you have 12 volts dc at the evaperator motor if you do then the motor is bad if you do not then the mother board is bad and ge recomends in this case to also change the fan motor at the same time

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I had the same problem back in March. First the water and ice dispensers stopped working, then the clicking started and the compressor wouldn't turn on. I replaced the circuit board and everything started working again, until today. This is a very common problem with the circuit board on these refrigerators. Do a search for "GE circuit board" and you'll see what I mean. GE issued a service bulletin to its technicians that this service should be provided free of charge, and anyone who already paid to have the circuit board replaced will be reimbursed. I wish I would've known about it 6 months ago. I will be calling GE Consumer Affairs on Monday to get this resolved.

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SOURCE: Whirlpool refrigerator model# ed5fhexlq was

I am "relaying"(pun intended) this posting as it sounds like something that could have happened to your unit.



There is a relay called PTC relay. It is located on the compressor. You need to replace it. First be sure to unplug frig. Remove the cardboard cover that covers most backs of the frig units. Remove the plastic cover that is on the side of compressor. It is held on with a metal clip. Now you should be able to see the relay pry the relay straight off. note the wiring and position of relay. Only three prongs on compressor. Go to a parts house for appliance's and with your make and model number should be able to get a new one. Sometimes this relay starts a noise like clicking off and on to give you a warning. sometimes they just go out.

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