Question about Frigidaire StandardDepth Top Mount Refrigerator Model FRT18IS6C - Q / B / W FRT18IS6C Appliances/Re...

2 Answers

FRIGIDAIRE TOP MOUNT REFRIGERATOR

THE FREEZER IS WORKING FINE BUT THE LOWER REFRIGERATOR IS NOT COOLING AND IT IS WARM.

Posted by on

  • mrhadnott Apr 22, 2009

    I WOULD LIKE TO KNOW HOW TO MAKE THE LOWER COMPARTMENT GET COOLER.

×

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

    Scholar:

    An expert who has written 20 answers of more than 400 characters.

  • Expert
  • 126 Answers

Ther is a passage for air to travel from freezer to refrigerator this passage can freeze,etc. in the rear of freezer in the middle behind coil cover is the point for air to circulate from freezer to refrigerator < can be blocked with ice here > at the same location in refrigerator if it has thermal door that opens and closes it can stick and malfunction causing this.

Posted on Apr 22, 2009

Ad
  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Frigidaire Master
  • 4,654 Answers

If the model FRT18IS6CQG is correct your refrigerator has a defrost thermostat inside the fresh food section where the controls are. Need you to turn it clockwise until the refrigerator stops running. This puts the fridge in manual defrost. About 20 minutes later it should come back on without your help. If not we need to replace the timer. Let me know Sea Breeze

Posted on Apr 22, 2009

  • John Tripp
    John Tripp Apr 27, 2009

    If this was a defrost problem as I mentioned vents get frozen shut and after the refrigerator is defrosting properly you can pull open some of the vents to loosen the up some are electrically assisted. most are not. Give that a try and let me know. I did not get a notice you replied so here is my email if you need further assistance. seabreezehvac@yahoo.com

  • John Tripp
    John Tripp Apr 27, 2009

    I can also send you the user and parts manual if you like.

    seabreezehvac@yahoo.com

×

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
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.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My frigidaire refrigerator does not seem to cool no freeze


If you have a sxs refrigerator then you have an issue with the damper door/switch not letting cool air from the freezer section to the refrigerator section. If you have a top mount freezer refrigerator unit, then you have a problem with the top venting system from the cabinet's ceiling.

Jul 27, 2012 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

Frigidaire White 16.5 cu. ft. Top Freezer Refrigerator (FRT17HB3)- The freezer works, the refridge portion is warm, it started last week ans seemed intermitten, we turned the cooling higher and it was fine...


Hi,

All of your cooling coils on this model are located in the freezer. If you are cold enough in the freezer your problem is air flow to the fresh food section.

- There is fan behind the back wall of the freezer, be sure that is running.

- Look for frost build up on the back wall of the freezer, if present we have a defrost problem

- look for the duct or channels between the floor and freezer and top of the refrigerator they could be blocked with ice, if so we have a drain problem.

Let me know what you find and I will help you from there.

Apr 18, 2010 | Frigidaire 20.6 cu. ft. Top Freezer...

1 Answer

Frigidaire 16.5cu top mount not cooling fridge. freezer is froze


The baffle that opens to allow cooling into the refrigerator may be blocked, broken or mis wired. These units work by just cooling the freezer and then blowing some cold air into the refrigerator whenever the fridge thermostat calls for it. The fridge's thermostat is trying to cool the refrigerator but something is preventing the cool air from getting to the refrigeration part, that's why it's freezing up the freezer

Mar 13, 2010 | Frigidaire FRT17B3A Top Freezer...

1 Answer

The sides of my freezer are very hot while the top, front and back are cool to the touch. The freezer still is freezing items fine.


In the newer freezers and refrigerators they are mounting the condenser coil in the side panels of the freezer or refrigerator eliminating the large usually black frame work of tubing that used to be mounted on the back. This saves room but causes the sides to be warm as the heat is now dissipated by the side panels. You should have about an inch of clearance on both sides to let air flow over the side panels to cool them. I have a newer side by side and it also is feels quite warm when you put your hand on the side.

Oct 07, 2009 | Frigidaire 20.3 Cu. Ft. Frost-Free Upright...

1 Answer

Frigidaire frs26zrf


IS THE EVAPORATOR FAN INSIDE FREZZER WORKING AT ALL IF IS NOT WORKING THEN THERE IS NO AIR FLOW TO THE BOTTOM PART

Nov 09, 2008 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

Bottom is too warm


Make sure your fan is working ,its in the freezer behind panel .If not the fan your passage area is probably covered with ice and the air cant get in freezer

Jun 14, 2008 | Frigidaire FRT15G5CS Top Freezer...

1 Answer

Amana bottom freezer working fine but refrigerator not/ warm since 24hrs.


Hi,
There are a few reasons why the refrigerator part will not cool...here are a couple of tips that will help you to figure out why the refrigerantor is not cooling...

Refrigerator2_bing.gif not Cooling or Fridge not Cooling
http://www.fixya.com/support/r3662945-refrigerator_not_cooling_or_fridge_not

How to Defrost Refrigerator Defrost Timer Problem
http://www.fixya.com/support/r3771673-defrost_refrigerator_defrost_timer

heatman101

Apr 28, 2008 | Amana ARB2517CC / ARB2517CB / ARB2517CW...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Refrigerators Logo

148 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Frigidaire Refrigerators Experts

John Tripp
John Tripp

Level 3 Expert

4654 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

Sal DeAngelo

Level 3 Expert

2183 Answers

Are you a Frigidaire Refrigerator Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...