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How do I change relay switch on Amana ARB1905C 

Clicking noise by compressor every few min. coils were needing good cleaning,I did that.

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Step 1:

Remove back cover.

Step 2:

Remove the wire hold the relay in place.

Step 3:

Remove wires from old relay and replace.

Posted on Dec 31, 2012

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SOURCE: Buzzing noise near compressor on an Amana refer. PARB1917CSO

I can help , It was the relay , they can blow when they experience a hard start , by replacing it and having the same issue this means the compressor is locked up , they sell a booster for this that can sometimes free the compressor up , its called an rco410 , this part will be your only chance to get your compressor going again. let me know if you have any other questions and tell me how it works out.

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Posted on Jan 07, 2009

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SOURCE: amana side by side coil cleaning

removethe lower kickplate , under the doors, then with a refrigeration coil brush(avaailable at te hhradware stores) and a vaccumm you can clean the coils

Posted on Feb 16, 2009

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SOURCE: I replaced the relay switch on my Amana fridge. I

Good day,
If you replaced the compressor start relay then if the compressor refuses to start, then it is an internal problem with the compressor.

If the start components that mount to the compressor body also include a capacitor, it could have failed as well.

If your machine does not include a capacitor, you can try what is called a 3 in 1 which is what is called a hard start kit,
But is an iffy path to follow, and may either not work at all, or for only a short time.
P.S. If the machine is under 5 years of age. Leave it alone and call your selling dealer for a warranty repair. The compressor has a 5 year warranty on it.

Posted on Nov 15, 2009

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SOURCE: Amana ARB9059cs: compressor makes loud noise.

they had problems with some compressors siezing up due to lubrication issues.refrig not cooling probably air flow problem.either fan in freezer section not working,coils iced up,or return air vent blocked

Posted on Jan 25, 2010

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SOURCE: Refrigerator is cold, freezer not freezing

Amana refrig have 2 main problems . 1 is the defrost bimetal ( 1" cylinder at the top right on the freezer coils with 2 wires ) and the other is a refrigerant leak where the copper tubing joins the aluminum tubing at the freezer coils ( evaporator coils ) . If your freezer fan is not working and you have frost on the freezer coils then replace the bimetal as this also controls the defrost heater ( defrost thermostat ) . If you have no frost on the coils ( for both checks , you will have to remove the inside rear freezer panel , maybe 12 screws ) , then a refrigerant leak has happened and the best solution would be to replace the refrig .

Posted on Jul 18, 2010

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