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Noisy fan in Falcon wine cooler wc34

There appears to be two fans on the appliance. One is visible at the back right bottom corner and the other appears to be in behind the insulation approximately half way up at the rear of unit. How do you get in to inspect the fan behind the insulation as it is rather noisy

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I am in need of a fan motor for my Danby Frig. Paret #JG50.DQ-10. Cannot find it anywhere. Suggestions?


The problem with the factory fan is that it is a sleeve-bearing fan. On average, a fan should operate for about 50,000 hours, which if it runs continuously would be over five years. However when the operating temperature rises or the fan is installed "not exactly" vertically, it will have shorter life.
I had to replace my fan two times withing two years since we bought the unit! Plus the stock fan becomes quite noisy after a couple of months of work.
With all of these problems I did some research for better fans and decided to purchase a ball-bearing fan to install it into the cooler by myself.
Ball-bearing fans on average outlast sleeve-bearing fans by 50 percent and produce less noise.
It's very important to purchase the right AC 115 Volts fan for this Danby wine cooler.
The original fan is Rullian Science RAL 1225S2 (120x120x25 mm in size, 100-125V AC, 0.09A)
The replacement model is Orion OA12AP-11-3TB which I got for $16.75 from Mouser Electronics (mouser.com). The replacement model is ball-bearing cooling fan with slightly higher/better parameters, which will help to cool down the wine cooler coil faster.
To replace the fan you need to tilt the wine cooler on the side and unscrew two small screws at the bottom that keep the original fan in place, remove one screw to the black box where the fan wires are attached and unplug these wires. Then you just need to replace it with the new fan and test that it works properly. If you never used Soldering Tool before you probably will be better off with getting some help from certified electrician - it still will be less expensive than getting this fan ordered every year from Danby.

Nov 06, 2012 | Danby DWC513BLS Wine Cooler

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My Haier HVW18 Wine Cellar has a top fan which makes a great deal of noise and a bottom fan that does not work at all. This appears to be affecting its ability to maintain temperature. Any ideas?


FREEZER FAN MOTOR MAY NEED REPLACED. THE EASIEST WAY IS TO TAKE OFF THE BACK PANEL IN FREEZER AND REMOVE THE FAN
MOTOR, TAKE IT TO THE NEAREST APPLIANCE PARTS STORE WITH YOUR MODEL NO.
EASY JOB.
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THE FILL TUBE IN BACK OF REFRIGERATOR CAN SLIP
AGAINST THE FILL RESERVOIR CAUSING A PARTIAL BLOCKAGE
OR BECOME CLOGGED WITH ICE.
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RUN WATER IN TUBE TO ELININATE BLOCKAGE AND CHECK
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Sep 21, 2011 | Haier HVW18A Wine Cooler

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I am looking for the cooling fan for a Danby Silhouette DWC512BL-1 wine cooler. A google link took me to your site but I don't see any links to Danby parts.


As I have worked on a few ELECTROLUX wine coolers and they do not have a cooling fan for the inside of the unit are you speaking of the one under and in back of your cooler if so then it is a condenser fan motor it will be 110v and your local appliance store should be able to order one close enough to work in design and rotation of it. Hope this helps.

Apr 09, 2011 | Danby DWC513BLS Wine Cooler

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Chefmate cooler has a very noisy fan.


Good day,
If the noise is a current problem, and did not exist from new, then the motor bearings are bad, and the motor needs replaced regardless of age.
Note: LG chose not to allow appliance parts houses to carry their parts. Sad, however, you may be able to remove it and go to an appliance parts house and get a decent match. In fact, it may be a better motor.

Failing that, contact your selling dealer to purchase the new motor.

Dec 04, 2009 | LG GC-051SS Compact Refrigerator

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My Haier 12 wine bottle cooler is dead. No fan or cooling .


Check the 2 fuses,one covered with black heat shrink, next see if internal fan is spinning, inside door, the 2 fans on the back should spin when first plugged in. also the 2 led's red and green should light up...if internal fan doesn't spin then check or replace, use batteries to get it to spin as a test...good luck,safety first...

Nov 15, 2008 | Haier HVT12ABS Compact Wine Cooler

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Haier HVT12ABS Not cooling noisy motor


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Sep 14, 2008 | Haier HVT12ABS Compact Wine Cooler

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My wine cooler does not cool


others have writen in one of your fuses (sodered in) my the bottom one.
not sure why yet.

May 26, 2008 | Haier HVT12ABS Compact Wine Cooler

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Wine cooler noise


Had same problem. cooling fan was going out.Replaced fan about a year ago and now it is going out again. Am ordering another fan now

Mar 25, 2008 | Danby DWC513BLS Wine Cooler

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