Question about Refrigerators
Yes it could bea bad defrost timer, or the thermostat, even possibly the defrost element. The element and thermostat are easily checked by testing continuity across each of the terminals.If both the element and the defrost limit thermstat check good then the defrost timer more that likely needs replaced. if the heator or limit thermostat are bad i recomend replacing both of them at the same time while you have the cover off. Be sure to unplug the unit before taking the panel off and testing.
Posted on Mar 10, 2009
If this is a standard refrigerator it could indicate that the unit is short of refrigerant.
Posted on Mar 09, 2009
SOURCE: fridge not staying cold
Solo, firt make sure you do not have a build up of frost on the freezer inside panel. This would indicate a defrost problem. Your post states that the cooling problem is intermitant which leads me to believe that the automatic damper is at fault. It could have a build up of ice on it which is causing it to bind, or it could just be going bad. Your model does have the manual defrost timer which could be sticking at times, that is why I suggest checking the back freezer panel for frost buildup. Catriver..post back.
Posted on Dec 01, 2006
CHECK TO SEE IF THE EVAPORATOR FAN MOTOR IS RUNNING, ITS IN THE BACK OF THE FREEZER SIDE, MOTOR MAY BE BAD OR SOMETHING COULD BE BLOCKING IT...
Posted on Feb 07, 2008
SOURCE: freezer cold, not fridge
8 to 10 hours depending on how much warm items you placed inside to cool down. Make sure your fresh food section settings are set for medium. I'm not sure from what country you are from but a standard setting for both freezer and refrigerator should be set both mid way. For example (not that you need help here) 1 being the warm being the warmest and 10 being the coldest. Now some companies go like 1 being the coldest and 10 being the warmest. But 5 should be set up for first time start ups no matter where you are from. Thanks, Sea Breeze
Posted on Aug 05, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Sep 23, 2015 | Refrigerators
Apr 14, 2013 | Refrigerators
Feb 01, 2013 | Refrigerators
Jan 19, 2012 | Dometic Refrigerators
Jul 30, 2009 | Refrigerators
Jul 20, 2009 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator
Jan 12, 2009 | Kenmore 73502 / 73504 / 73509 Bottom...
Sep 26, 2007 | Maytag MFD2560HES Bottom Freezer French...
Apr 06, 2007 | Kenmore 50522 / 50524 Side by Side...
290 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!