Question about Maytag MSD2758GEW

2 Answers

I have a 10 yr old Maytag side-by-side. Came home the other night and the Freezer was at 40F. What is the most likely problem

Posted by on

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that has over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

  • Expert
  • 39 Answers

To start: make sure refrig is turned on and running.
1.do you hear the fan blowing inside the frzr compartment?
2.pull refrig out and listen for compressor running. is compressor running/humming away or are you hearing a humming sound followed by a clicking sound?if you hearing a clicking sound than mostly
is your relay on the compressor that went out. look for a smal device on the side of compressor w/two or three wires. part# 12002794 $32.00

also make sure there's no frost build on frzr rear wall.that's another problem

Posted on Jul 15, 2009

Ad
  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Novelist:

    An expert who has written 50 answers of more than 400 characters.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 20 times.

  • Expert
  • 145 Answers

The most likely components than can cause that are
the
freezer fan
defrost thermostat
defrost heating element.
defrost timer or control board (if have one)
if you remove the panel on the freezer side you will see the evaporator become a block of ice and snow.
this will confirm is the defrost components.
and check to see if the freezer fan works
(note on some refrigerators the freezer fan don't work whit the door open son manually press the door switch)


Posted on Jul 15, 2009

  • junkman711 Apr 18, 2011

    How do you replace defrost components?

×

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.
New users get to try the service completely Free afterwhich it costs $6 per call 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

I have a 10 yr old Maytag MTB2156GE, it has been making intermittent loud cracking noises for the last week or so, came home today it has stopped working. Can it be fixed? Is it worth fixing?


sounds like the condenser fan motor is bad check in the bottem back of the unit if the fan works if not replacing it is worth on a 10 yr old machine

Sep 02, 2011 | Maytag MTB2156GES Top Freezer Refrigerator

1 Answer

10 yr old, sits in a garage. Worked fine until a


is the fan operating,if so then check your damper vent door that throttles cold air from freezer to refrige compartment they can freeze shut and a hand held hair dryer will thaw them out,then adjust its control to make sure the door moves when control is adjusted

May 08, 2010 | Kenmore 72102 / 72104

1 Answer

My Maytag msd2756geb freezer is too cold.


Hi,
You are probably right that it is always running. This is because the thermostat/sensor has gone bad. The fridge adjusts by a door that allows air to come from the freezer to the fridge side. Therefore this will still work...
You will need to replace or have the thermostat replaced....

Heatman101

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3907570-buy_appliance_parts_online

Feb 04, 2010 | Maytag Freezers

1 Answer

8 yr old maytag msd2758drw side by side isn't freezing


If the clicking noise is comming from the rear of the frig it could be your compressor trying to start. The motor would be the fan in the freezer running. That part would be normal.
If it is the compressor it could be replaced but if it were me I would buy a new frig.

Dec 29, 2009 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

10 yr old GE side by side: freezer is leaking


Your drain is frozen up and so every time unit goes into defrost the water refreezes in the freezer's bottom. You either have to shut fridge off completely and let it dethaw or use hot water and an ice pick to hurry up the process. The drain is located in the very back of freezer. You will have to pull out the bottom drawer to see it. Good luck

Jun 10, 2009 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Filtered drinking water freezing in tank


You can cure this problem by ordering part numbers 12002776 and W10130482. Instructions are included with the parts.

Apr 08, 2009 | Maytag 25.6 cu. ft. Wide-By-Side...

1 Answer

Maytag 2 Door Refrigerator (1 yr old)


the rule that i follow is ,not used more than two months unplug open doors and air out.

May 15, 2008 | Maytag MSD2656G Side by Side Refrigerator

Not finding what you are looking for?
Maytag MSD2758GEW Logo

Related Topics:

317 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Maytag Refrigerators Experts

Bailey's...
Bailey's...

Level 2 Expert

221 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76649 Answers

Shehu Pro
Shehu Pro

Level 3 Expert

1284 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...