Question about GE GSH22JFR Side by Side Refrigerator
Defrosted by hand with hair dryer. Checked the defrost timer - works, still not cooling in refrigerator. Freezer is cold and the wall between the two compartments very cold. Does this mean that the wall is frozen and should be shut down for 24 hrs. or more??
Posted by Anonymous on
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
the partial frost pattern is an indication of low refrigerant, restriction or bad compressor. if the unit is under 5 years old this repair will probably be under warranty thru GE. if out of warranty then you are looking in most cases between 200-500 dollars for repair. good luck Thanx peyton
Posted on Jan 30, 2009
Loss of coldness is common with compressor related problems....relay and overload(simple fix), loss/leak of refridgerant(need a cert. tech). need to check the compressor and see if its running....do this by pulling the unit out and removing the back panel, place your hand on the compressor and see if it feels like its running....if not probably just a relay, if it is running, could be a more serious problem dealing with sealed system.
Posted on Jun 10, 2009
SOURCE: Not cooling properly GE TFX20JR
Do you have ice /frost buildup on freezer wall?If so auto defrost is not working.3 possible causes ,turn the defrost timer manually to defrost position either measure amps @ 3.5 amps or listen in freezer section for crackling popping or sizzling.If you dont hear/measure this you have a bad heater or defrost tstat .Remove freezer wall look at top of coil for thermodisc 2 wires and 1 or 2 glass heaters (btm,mid coil).Tsat can be bypassed by connecting the 2 wires or checked for continuity closed at approx 20'.heaters may be visibly burnt or broken recommend changing both parts
Posted on Jun 19, 2009
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 01, 2013 | Whirlpool Refrigerators
Check out these tips...they can help you figure out what is going wrong with your refrigerator and why it is not cooling
Refrigerator not Cooling or Fridge not Cooling
How to Defrost Refrigerator Defrost Timer Problem
Water Running in refrigerator from Freezer
Jan 27, 2011 | Refrigerators
Oct 19, 2010 | Hotpoint FFA60 Bottom Freezer Refrigerator
Oct 05, 2010 | Whirlpool ED2GHEXN Side by Side...
Sep 10, 2010 | Refrigerators
Aug 24, 2010 | Amana ATB2135HR Top Freezer Refrigerator
Nov 12, 2008 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator
Jul 07, 2008 | Kenmore Refrigerators
Nov 08, 2007 | Maytag MFD2561HE Stainless Steel Bottom...
21 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: