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Compressor Will not turn on

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  • Matt Nov 07, 2012

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  • Richard Roth
    Richard Roth Nov 07, 2012

    Do the lights and fans work on the unit? In other words does everything work on the refrigerator except for the compressor?

  • Matt Nov 07, 2012

    Lights do but no fan.

  • Richard Roth
    Richard Roth Nov 08, 2012

    OK, that's not good. You need to replace the "inverter" and the "control board". When the the control board goes out it will take the inverter also on that model. The inverter runs the compressor and it is the overload relay and start relay for the compressor. If you swapped just the inverter out, the bad control board will blow the inverter again. This is a bad design by Kitchenaid. Here is the control board to order. Here is the inverter to order. You may have to call them about the control board. I think it is on back order. The parts come with a 365 day, any part, any reason return policy.

  • Richard Roth
    Richard Roth Nov 08, 2012

    I wish I had better news for you!



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