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Maytag skybox cooling

Skybox running...will hear it click on the start cooling then clicks off after a few seconds

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  • rick ross Nov 09, 2007

    I have the same problem that my Skybox MBV1976AAB is not cooling. I took the "relay" of the compressor and it did make a rattling sound.The part number on it says 307015. When I call Maytag they say this part number is for a vent panel now and did not have any part named relay switch? Tried partselect.com and they sent me a transformer could not find the part I needed. Does any one know Where I can find this part? Thanks

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Is it cooling at all? Do you hear the compressor start or just a buzz for a few seconds? This sounds like a compressor or compressor start relay failure. Unplug the machine. Access the compressor and remove the relay that is plugged to the side of it. Shake it and see if it sounds like there are a lot of loose pieces in it. Inspect it for burned spots. If you find either one of these, it is bad. If it doesn't rattle or appear burned then the compressor is probably bad. Even if it seems ok, I would try a new one on it anyway. They aren't usually very expensive. If the relay is not the problem, check your owners manual for the warranty info. The compressor may still be covered by warranty even if the rest of the unit is out of warranty.

Posted on Oct 10, 2007

  • Michael  Lindley
    Michael Lindley Oct 11, 2007

    Just wanted to follow up on your cooler problem and see what you found out.



    Thanks/Mike

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