Question about Refrigerators
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
sounds like a faulty thermostat,turn this down to its lowest setting possible if it doesnt turn off you will have a faulty stat,it can be checked with a container of ice and a multimeter,place the thermostat bulb or wire into the ice the thermostat should break circuit,do not try this unless you are somewhat mechanically or electrically minded if you do attempt this UNPLUG the supply voltage first
Posted on Aug 13, 2008
SOURCE: i have a fridgemaster fridge
The first thing to do is to manually defrost the freezer.
If the defroster circuit has failed, the coil in the freezer that is responsible for cooling will be choked with ice. The air that is drawn into through this coil is restricted by the ice - resulting in rising temperatures in the fridge. The freezer will also eventually have a rising temperature (if it hasn't already started).
The next thing to do is decide whether to call a repairman or attempt the job yourself. The faulty component is likely to be one of the following: defrost terminator, defrost timer or the defrost heating element. Accessing these parts will require some simple tools and testing them (once visible) will require a multimeter and taking readings with power both on and off. If you are not comfortable doing this, please call a technician. There is also the hazard of damaging the cooling lines. Skin exposed to refrigerant gasses can result in instant frostbite - and is very dangerous.
You can put this repair work off if you need to - return power to the fridge and it should run fine until the coil becomes choked with frost and ice again. Repeat as often as needed.
This job is not very difficult for trained people to perform and shouldn't be very expensive - of course, "expensive" is a relative term. I hope this helps!
Posted on Dec 07, 2010
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