Question about Dometic Refrigerators
Have code e1 on frig...what does it mean
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: E1 error code
highly annoying issue error code E1. After hours
of fan operation, the error code E1 will appear on the seven segment
LED temperature display. This error code is intended as a reminder for
the user to clean the air filter. However, because the procedure
outlined in the user manual does not clear this error code as
indicated, and the appliance has a nonvolatile memory that cannot be
reset by simply unplugging it, the user of the appliance will become
mightily frustrated, standing in potentially sweltering heat watching
the appliance repeatedly shut down in the midst of operation with the
"E1" display flashing.
Believe it or not, that is what it does: if you unplug it to remove the
"E1" code from the display, and plug it back in and re-start it, it
will simply run for anywhere from a few minutes to a few hours, and
then merrily shut down again with the same flashing "E1" code.
So you will come home to a hot bedroom, living room, etc. unexpectedly,
and you will NOT be amused, as I was not.
Many people at this point, having put the manual under the canary or
some such, will simply return the unit and never buy another Sharp air
conditioner. But for the tech-savvy and search-adept, I offer the
following procedure to clear the nefarious E1 indication, and obtain
1. Power down the air conditioner using the "power" button on the front
2. Unplug the air conditioner from the wall socket.
3. Hold the front panel "power" button down and plug the air
conditioner in. Continue to hold the power button down as the machine
goes through a brief test sequence (fan & compressor each come on
briefly, etc). There is a "beep" sound at the end of the test sequence,
and the machine will be off. At this point, you can release the power
4. Unplug the air conditioner.
5. Plug the air conditioner back in.
6. Congratulations! You should now be able to operate the air
conditioner normally for another 720 hours, but only if you followed
the instructions above EXACTLY.
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Posted on Jun 05, 2008
SOURCE: shows E1
its because the thermistor in your refrigrator has failed . it controls the the temperature settings give me your model and brnd of your refrigrator i will give procedure to replace it
Posted on Aug 20, 2009
NEVER EVER EVER travel with the refer running on propane !!!!!!! !!!!!
The LP gas flame can be blown out by the wind and then it will try to relight. About 15 years ago I saw the results of this happening at a local truck stop on a hot 4th of July day - lots of traffic = lots of gas fumes + spark from the refer trying to relight = almost burning the truck stop to the ground with more than 50,000 gallons of gas and diesel in underground storage
I understand this is not the solution you are asking about but it is VERY dangerous !
Posted on Mar 15, 2010
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The E1 code is an error code that appears on the LED temperature display of some digital air conditioners. The error code could mean anything from dirty air filters to a damaged room thermistor, a safety connected to your thermostat that detects room temperature. Troubleshooting the cause of this error code may improve your air conditioner's performance
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