Question about Refrigerators

1 Answer

When moving my Uberhaus airconditioner, can I transport it sideways in my car, or does it need to stand straight up?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Top Expert:

    An expert who has finished #1 on the weekly Top 10 Fixya Experts Leaderboard.

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

  • Refrigerators Master
  • 42,120 Answers

As the compressor has oil it it , it is best to transport it with the compressor the right way up so as to keep the oil in the compressor and not have it circulating through the ac system pipes
it circulates oil when running normally but as much that goes out with the gas so the same amount comes back in but when stationary and not correctly positioned , te oil will accumulate where it is not lubricating the compressor and so the compressor may run dry for a period until enough oil gets back through the system

Posted on May 19, 2017

Testimonial: "Thanks. I believe I can get to stay straight up. Is it okay for the compressor to run dry for a while?"

  • Bill Boyd May 19, 2017

    no
    but if you carry it the right waay up there will be no problem

×

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.
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.
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

How do I move the refer forward so I can vacuum underneath. I have a French door model 10 years old


If it is a free standing refrigerator, it should have rollers on it to allow a straight pull forward. DO NOT TRY TO TURN IT SIDEWAYS or you will rip the flooring. Being 10 years old it probably indented itself into the flooring so it will take an extra effort to get the box to start rolling out of those dents in the floor. Kind of like going over a curb.

May 24, 2015 | Jenn-Air Refrigerators

1 Answer

Just had delivered a logic fridge freezer 6months old is it safe to use straight away


If the fridge was transported standing up, it is safe to use right away. If it was transported on its side, I would wait 24 hours.

Oct 02, 2014 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

Sack person is stuck in a sideways position in my pod.


Delete and reinstall game data, you have encountered a glitch.

Mar 10, 2014 | Sony Little Big Planet

1 Answer

Uberhaus tub


As it is free standing. It seems that there is not much to install.

Feb 04, 2014 | Plumbing

1 Answer

To transport a loewe spheros 42 plasma unit with rotating stand does the tv unit detach from the stand? I understand that the plasma tv should be transported in an upright position only is this true?


Yes, it should be transported in upright position.
When we moved, our moving company arranged a crating company to crate our Spheros unit. They built a crate around the TV and secured it in an upright position along with the rotating stand. They then put a tilt sensor (you get the serial number of the tilt sensor) to make sure that the moving people don't tilt the crate. They also un-crate it at your destination. The only problem is that the TV is already quite heavy to begin with (~180 lbs), and with the crate, it becomes almost impossible for the movers move it in perfect upright position....though our movers really tried hard.

Sep 30, 2010 | Loewe Spheros 42HD 42 in. HD-Ready Plasma...

2 Answers

I know it has castors/wheels but don't know how to move it


It will roll star straight forward and straight back. Not side to side.

Nov 20, 2009 | Whirlpool ES5FHAXS Side by Side...

1 Answer

My scanner could not start after transporting it without locking. SOME BODY LOOKED AT IT AND SAID THE PROBLEM WAS WITH THE MOTOR. HOW CAN I GET THE MOTOR.


Possibly the lock button got moved in handling - look under the front of the scanner for a small button that moves sideways - it will have a lock and unlock position. It may have moved to the lock position - that prevents the head from moving.

Oct 24, 2009 | Canon CanoScan 5000F Flatbed Scanner

1 Answer

Frig is not getting cold!


How did you transport refrigerator? Standing straight up, or laying on its side???

Jul 14, 2008 | Frigidaire GLRT216TA Top Freezer...

1 Answer

Panasonic PT-51G44 51 transporting?


No you should only transport it standing up to ensure the optics do not get messed up. I have seen peeps do this and nothing happens. I have also seen pros do the move on the back or the sides and it tears up the TV set. Good Luck

Aug 30, 2007 | Panasonic PT-51G44 51" Rear Projection...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Refrigerators Logo

Related Topics:

37 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Refrigerators Experts

John Tripp
John Tripp

Level 3 Expert

4654 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75817 Answers

Brian Coughlan

Level 2 Expert

275 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...