Question about Samsung Refrigerators

1 Answer

I have replaced the cooling fan motor twice in my Samsung Refig. Model RF267 and the fan does not run. I have previously replaced it 2 other times and it fixed the problem.

What else can be the reason the cooling fan wont run?

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • 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.

  • Samsung Master
  • 4,655 Answers

Usually a defective fan is caused by a defective control board that does not send the correct voltage to the fan in turn burning out a new fan motor. You will need to replace both board and fan motor. APPLIANCE 911

Posted on Dec 12, 2015

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE:

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this 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.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

2 Answers

Where is the fuse for motor fan in uplander 2006?


there is 2 fuses that you have to check
one will be in the big fuse assembly in the engine bay, the other probably in the fuse assembly in the cab
If they prove ok then it is possible that the coolant temperature SENSOR is faulty and needs replacing
don't confuse it with the temperature sender which operates the temp gauge.

Aug 10, 2015 | 2006 Chevrolet Uplander

1 Answer

Kitchenaid model KSCS25INSS


HI,

If the refrigerator isn't cool, you need to answer some questions, then see if the compressor is running.

First, answer these questions:

  • Is the refrigerator completely dead? If so, see “It's stopped completely.”


  • Is the thermostat knob turned to the proper setting? If not, reset it.


Next, 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

  • Jul 08, 2008 | KitchenAid Superba Architect KSCS25INSS...

    1 Answer

    Flash 88


    Stuart:

    I own a Samsung Model RF267 ABPN and am experiencing the exact same problem. If you go through the fixya Web site you will find this is a fairly common problem with the Samsung Refrig. There are 4 schools of thought:
    1. Press and hold power freeze and power cool buttons at same time for 10 seconds to reset.
    2. Press and hold the Energy Saver and Lighting buttons at he same time for 8-10 seconds.
    3. Unplug the unit for 10 minutes and plug it back in.
    4. Replace electronic circuit boards (for example the main board found in the backof the unit or a board that controls the dislay found in the door.
    I would be interested in how your unit responds to #1 or #2.
    Good Luck
    R Joslin

    May 23, 2013 | Samsung RF265AA Bottom Freezer French Door...

    2 Answers

    Refig is not cooling


    Good day,
    Open the freezer door. You should hear the fan motor running. If not, you will have to remove the rear panel, and check the motor. If it is bad. Replace.
    If the fan motor is O.K. then it is a defrost system problem.
    1. In the food compartment, behind the main controls is a slot that allows you to advance the timer. With the machine on, turn the shaft of the timer with a screw driver, until the machine shuts off. It is now in the defrost mode. Leave it like that for a minimum of 45 minutes. If it turns the machine back on, it is O.K. If not replace.
    2. If the timer checks O.K. you will have to check the other 2 parts. To access them you have to remove the rear panel. One of the items is a defrost thermostat clipped to the top of the coil. To test, the machine must be at temperature. You will need to do theses tests with an ohm meter. The thermostat should test at zero ohms. If not (and it is the item that fails the most), replace it.
    It looks something like this.

    524d81d.jpg
    The last item is the main heater, that runs along the bottom of the coil.
    It is a quartz glass heater. It should test out at no more than 35 ohms.
    If bad. replace.

    Unique to G.E. products, if the problem has been around a lot, the ice and frost buildup can migrate to the air return chutes. You can't see the buildup, nor melt it out. If the repair is done properly, and the machine, unfortunately must be emptied, unplugged, and left off for a minimum of 12 hours.

    Here is a neat tutorial on defrost systems.

    http://www.appliance411.com/faq/howdefrostworks.shtml

    Jun 13, 2010 | Hotpoint HTS16HBR Top Freezer Refrigerator

    1 Answer

    Model #RB2155sh. Refrigerator will not cool.


    sounds like the evaporator fan motor is wearing out. This problem is very hard to diagnose because the fan still spins, But it does not spind fast enough to circulate the chilled air thru the freezer and refrigerator. The minimum cost labor and parts is around $300.00. If you try and repair/replace the fan motor yourself, You can find the motor for thaat fan for around$80.00, But this doesn.t count the cost is the other components are worn out,(blade, noise arrestors, mounting bracket). I would let a serviceman make this repair because reaching the electrical connection for the fan is labor intensive.

    Jul 30, 2009 | Samsung Refrigerators

    1 Answer

    Dometic rm3862 refig. not cooling .


    It sounds like the interior fan has stopped. It should be located behind freezer back panel. Pull out the screws and have a look. Hope this helps. Good luck.

    Jul 07, 2009 | Dometic RM2652 Refrigerator

    1 Answer

    Freezer/ fridge not cooling, compressor not running


    this refig has 2 independent temp controls one that operates the freezer side (this one also operates compressor, condenser fan and evporator fan) and one that controls the temp for the fresh food side this one operates a damper and evaporator motor.
    I looked up you model number and you need to check the control that is located to the left side of the control panel or the freezer control. if it is 60f in the unit then if this control is good it should read infinity on a ohms meter. if its bad you will get no reading at all. alternatley you may try hitting the control solidly with the **** of a screwdriver sometimes the contact will hange open. message me back if you need further assistance. peyton...

    Jan 28, 2009 | Frigidaire FRS26R4A Side by Side...

    1 Answer

    Freeze slite cool but refigerator is not cool at all


    Sounds like a defrost system failure. This could be the freezer fan, heater, timer. You need an OHM meter.

    You can manually defrost the freezer with a hair dryer that will get it working for a couple of days. Remember there is a lot of ice behind the freezer back wall, you can only see the tip of the iceburg.

    Jan 23, 2009 | Maytag MZD2766GES Side by Side...

    1 Answer

    Samsung RS2630SH Side by Side Refrigerator Door heater


    this isnt an electric heater in between the doors its a hot gas loop. there is a motor behind the refrig that cools the comp and condenser coils this fan is either not working or something has jammed it up. just pull the refig away from the wall remove the compartmnet cover and check that fan out good luck peyton

    Jan 21, 2009 | Samsung RS2630SH Side by Side Refrigerator

    Not finding what you are looking for?
    Refrigerators Logo

    Related Topics:

    57 people viewed this question

    Ask a Question

    Usually answered in minutes!

    Top Samsung Refrigerators Experts

    Paul

    Level 2 Expert

    381 Answers

    Gerry Harvey
    Gerry Harvey

    Level 3 Expert

    1479 Answers

    Cindy Wells

    Level 3 Expert

    5915 Answers

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

    Answer questions

    Manuals & User Guides

    Loading...