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Samsung srs585hdis side by side fridge freezer

Wont cool fridge, have tried all the relevant trouble shooting in the manual...heeeelllppp!!!

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Fridges now a days get their cooling from the freezer, air is blowen in by a fan from the freezer to the fridge chamber, make sure the fans runing and duct work isn`t pluged.

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The cold control inside the fridge may be defective. Hmmm...wonder why Samsung did not mention that as part of basic troubleshooting? If no adjustment of the cold control yields results, chances are it is defective.

Posted on Oct 22, 2013

Testimonial: "Thanks tom, it wont go any colder than 10 degreees. saw a post against another Samsung fridge regarding resetting the motherboard, might try that aswell.. appreciate your assistance, thankyou"

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Hi. Its either a bad motherboard or control board. I would check the control board for any obvious signs of damage to the board first. I've seen the control board go blank on the GE side by side and it turned out to be the motherboard. The motherboard is located behind a cover on the back of your refrigerator cabinet. You should have a new motherboard on hand at all times because they fail alot. Be sure to put a surge protector on your refrigerator. Good Luck, Mack

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see if the compressor motor is running

The compressor is a football-sized case with no apparent moving parts. It's on the outside of the refrigerator at the back near the bottom. If it is humming or making a continuous noise and your refrigerator is still not cooling, there may be a more serious problem with one or more of several different components, we recommend contacting a qualified appliance repair technician for further help.

If the compressor is not running but you do have power to the refrigerator, there may be a problem with one or more of these:

  • The compressor


  • The Thermostat


  • The overload, relay, or capacitor


  • The defrost timer


  • The condenser fan motor

Posted on Aug 07, 2008

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SOURCE: samsung SRS583HDP fridge not cooling. Side by side

Most likely the thermostat in the fridge, especially if it read 5 degrees until you reset it. Possibly the compressor in the fridge side as this fridge has twin cooling, or the circulating fan in the back of the fridge is frozen, which is a common problem as well.
Easiest things to try is to see if the fan is frozen and check if the fridge cooling is actually working. Turn off the fridge, remove the shelves, remove the 4 screws that hold in the bottom cover and the 2 screws that hold the water tank in. Cover should then come out a few inches. Reach behind and unplug the 2 plugs and pull out the cover. If the cover doesnt come out easily it may be glued to the back of the fridge by ice. Leave for a couple of hours and gently prize it off. Check for ice around the fan and that the fan spins freely. You could try sitting the cover inside the fridge, plug it in turn it back on for a few minutes (be careful) and then open the door and quickly look / listen to see if the fan is still spinning (it stops when you open the door). Leave the fridge off for a while until the ice disappears off the coils. Turn back on for half an hour. The coils should be icy again. Anything else call Samsung. If the deal in your country is the same as mine the fridge has a 2 year warranty but in the fine print the sealed compressor unit has five years on parts only. You could get the unit replaced for labour costs only. Check your warranty card.

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Check out this link below for a PDF manual on your item. Great information to have. Just copy and paste into your browser.

http://www.samsung.com/us/function/search/espsearchResult.do?keywords=RS2630SH&input_keyword=RS2630SH

Try this:
Temperature Adjustment
• After 24 hours, adjust the controls as needed. Adjust temperature gradually: push the button in small increments,
allowing the temperature to stabilize.
• Press the button(Freezer Temp or Fridge Temp) repeatedly until the desired set temper.
• For lower temperature, press the button(Freezer Temp or Fridge Temp) towards coldest.
• For higher temperature, press the button(Freezer Temp or Fridge Temp) towards cold.

If this does not work for you let me know or you can contact Samsung support at 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864) Mon - Sun : 9am - 9pm (EST).

Or you can try this Live chat at this link below, just look to the middle left of their page for live chat:

http://www.samsung.com/us/info/contactus.html

Let me know how this works for you or if I can help you with anything else.
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