Question about Amana 22.6 cu. ft. Side-By-Side Refrigerator with FrontFill Ice and Water

1 Answer

Amana SBD 522VEBONY - fridge freezer is not staying cold -

Ice cream is soft and ice is not good. we had an engineer say it was loosing gas and he re gassed it and it was fine for 8 weeks - he said if gassing did not work we would need new fridge freezer!!

looking at technical it looks like there maybe some part which is replaceable at fault?

Thank you in advance

John Renton JRA architects

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 9 Answers

If your freezer works after regassing...and after sometime the problem occurs again. It seems to me that there is leak on the pipes in which where the gas runs, that is why it runs for sometime after regassing, after some time the gas that was loaded during regassing leaked through the atmosphere and the problem occurs again. It would be better if you replace it with a new fridge.
Hope this idea helps.

Posted on Jan 05, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Over a period of days the freezer gets warm then cold. Ice begins to melt then freezes together. Ice cream gets soft, then hard. I removed the panel in the back of the freezer. Unlike other defrost...


Hi,
The refrigerator is sticking in defrost mode...


Check out these tips...they can help you figure out what is going wrong with your refrigerator and why it is not cooling

Refrigerator not Cooling or Fridge not Cooling

How to Defrost Refrigerator Defrost Timer Problem

Water Running in refrigerator from Freezer


Refrigerator or Freezer not Cooling or Getting Cold


heatman101

Nov 20, 2010 | Amana Side-By-Side Refrigerator 26 cu. ft...

2 Answers

Fridge and freezer doesnt seem cold enough. Things are cool but not cold. Ice cream is not as hard as usual (soft but not melted). Ice maker not making ice. Adjusting thermostat doesn't seem to make a...


Please check the timer the thermostat and the heater for the auto defrosting to work. Switch off the fridge and after all the frost has gone off switch on to see if the sooling returns . If so you can be sure that the timerr does not work and so reduces cooling on frosting. If there is still no cooling then you will need to check onthe compressor and the gas pressure. Get help to confirm and take an estimate before attempting, get an warranty assurance for work. Hope you try out and see first.Good day

Aug 10, 2010 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Amana SCD25tw side by side. Ice cream very soft, freezer blows semi cold air NOT ice cold. refigerator side seemes ok. I checked coil and it is NOT icy.


If the coil is not iced up then it is not a defrost problem but rather if the coils are not completely cold all over then the compressor is failing or the refrigerant has leaked out.

Sep 05, 2009 | GE GTS22KBP Top Freezer Refrigerator

1 Answer

Ice maker quit working and I feel that it is not getting as cold as it should (i.e. ice cream melts but other items like vegetables stay frozen).


clean the coil behind the fridge or under the fridge (where ever they are) and make sure both fans are running, the one in the freezer and the one underneath or low freon from factory or small hole in system

Aug 08, 2009 | Amana 22.6 cu. ft. Side-By-Side...

1 Answer

Ice cream soft


Ice Cream is the hardest thing to freeze in a fridge /freezer unit , you need a least 0 deg F
to harden ice cream. If the ice cream was satisfactory before the repair and the stat is set to max. it is possible you have an over charger refrigeration circuit.

Fuji

Aug 06, 2009 | Sub-Zero Bottom Freezer Refrigerator

1 Answer

Freezer and fridge not getting cold


you have a sealed system leak or possible restriction in system. need to check freon pressure. make sure compressor is running. if not ohm out start device

Jun 21, 2009 | GE GSH22JFR Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

I have a Roper RT21LMXKQ00 Freezer wont freeze


The problem is a defrost problem. The freezer coil has frost on it and thus restricts the cold air from flowing. This affects the refrigerator as it gets its cold air from the freezer. The ice will not make if the temperature is above 12*F and this also is why ice cream is like mush.

Apr 23, 2009 | Roper RT21AKXKQ Top Freezer Refrigerator

3 Answers

Refrigerator not that cold and freezer not freezing well


between the door and freezer is very hot, and the refrigerator is not that cold and the freezing is freezing but not that well, ice cream is soft but meat freeze and ice is not melting. Also behind the fridge at the bottom is very hot.

Jun 05, 2008 | Kenmore 64802 Top Freezer Refrigerator

Not finding what you are looking for?
Amana 22.6 cu. ft. Side-By-Side Refrigerator with FrontFill Ice and Water Logo

198 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Amana Refrigerators Experts

John Tripp
John Tripp

Level 3 Expert

4636 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8147 Answers

Richard Roth
Richard Roth

Level 3 Expert

9472 Answers

Are you an Amana Refrigerator Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...