Question about Kenmore Refrigerators

1 Answer

Stopping condensation inside refrig.

Stopping condensation inside refrig.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 93 Answers

Condensation occurs when air is entering the refrigerator. There is moisture in air and the when the air gets in the cool refrigerator temp condenses the moisture in the air into water. So basically you have a gasket that is not sealing or one of the doors is not completely closing, or possibly it could be from constant opening and closing in a large family or kids getting stuff in and out all the time.

Posted on Sep 12, 2009

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

Ge profile side by side 2005 psh25pswass small amnt of water on inside of refrig on the bottom of refrig floor on side next to freezer. vents in refrig appear to be bringing in very humid air that is


It can have an air leak, but also a clogged drain pan under the freezer evaporator coil. If the refrigerator is getting warm, then it may be another issue

Dec 17, 2014 | GE Refrigerators

1 Answer

Refrig. stopped cooling then the freezer side. then started back


Hi,

As the weather is getting warmer for many people their freezer2_bing.gif and/or refrigerator do not work right because of a dirty condenser coil...

Check out this tip that I wrote about that... it is a great place to start trouble shooting your unit...and something that you can do rather then calling a repair person to do a simple thing for you...

Refrigerator2_bing.gif Condenser Coil Cleaning Refrigerator2_bing.gif Repair
http://www.fixya.com/support/r4024657-refrigerator_condenser_coil_cleaning

Refrigerator Troubleshooting2_bing.gif Refrigerator Compressor
http://www.fixya.com/support/r3885294-refrigerator_troubleshooting

Refrigerator Compressor Start Capacitor and Start Relay
http://www.fixya.com/support/r4023749-refrigerator_compressor_start_capacitor

heatman101

Jul 19, 2010 | Whirlpool 25.6 cu. ft. Side-by-Side...

1 Answer

My side by side refrigator stopped working, defrosted quickly with no warning. Compresser is warm. Neither side is getting cool.


Your condensate drain my be clogged up. Remove the panels on the inside of the fridge and you should be able to find it.

Mar 13, 2010 | Whirlpool 25.6 cu. ft. Side-by-Side...

2 Answers

I get a puddle of water inside of the the refrig every a couple days, I have turn off the refrig, and blow with the fan for over 5 hours, hoping that will solve the issue, however that didn't work.


check the seals for leaks. condensation from warm air leaking into the fridge through bad seals collects on the inside. also, if condensation collects on the evaporator coils, it'll freeze. then when it goes into defrost mode, all of the frost and ice melts into a condensate pan under the fridge. if the tube to the pan is blocked, the condensate stays in the fridge. so, check the seals and check the condensate tube.

Nov 09, 2009 | Samsung RS2630SH Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Our 4 year old GE side by side frig suddenly warmed to 64 degrees. Freezer stopped freezing and is at 43. Motor is running.


Really need to know what motor(s) are running (compressor, evap fan inside freezer compartment, condenser fan under fridge)?? Of course, check your temperature (thermostat) settings. Side-by-sides usually have 2 of them. They should be labled for refridgerator and freezer. The freezer control usually only opens a baffle from the freezer compartment to the refridge compartment. The refrigerator temp control is the one that controls the compressor on-off cycles and the temp of refrig compartment (this keeps the refrig compartment from freezing the milk and cokes) If the freezer control/baffle is set too far open, this will cause the refrig temp control to shut off too soon for the freezer temp to get low enough. These controls can get bumped out of the correct setting accidently from time to time.
To check the following, the fridge has to be running, or in a condition where it "should be" running: If compressor is running (condenser fan should be too), check if evaporator fan (inside freezer) is running. Open (freezer) door and hold door light switch in when you check evaporator fan operation (some fans stop when door is open) If it is not running you may have a bad evaporator fan motor. It could also be a bad defrost timer, causing the evaporator (also inside back of freezer) to ice-up. This blocks the air flow over evap. Also, there is a defrost terminator switch on the evaporator coil that stops the defrost cycle when coil is clear of ice/frost (but timer hasn't ended defrost cycle). If it is defective, that could also keep the fridge from going into the defrost cycle, or taking it out too soon. If it is the timer, change the defrost terminator as well. Depending on how handy you are, you may be able to check/change any of these parts yourself. If you don't know much about elecrical stuff, you should leave it to a repair tech. Hope this helps.

Jun 25, 2009 | GE Refrigerators

1 Answer

Water in botton of refrig.


It is directly under the evaporator coil. you should use hot water to clear, Jst keep poring for an hour that should get it

Mar 12, 2009 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

Badly condensating fridge - How do I stop it


sounds as if you have a door not closing possibly. check your door seals, if refrig door doesnt seal all around your going to be getting warm air leaking in and will condense on the colder shelves and upper wall for sure

Feb 28, 2008 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

Kenmore top freezer unit-refrig not cooling past 50degrees


check freezer for frost build up and if fan blowing, check condenser make sure clean, and fan blowing, check vents in refrig. make sure no blockage, freezer control should be in the middle setting, you can try turning that to Warmer freezer allowing MORE air to refrigertor side.

Sep 03, 2007 | Kenmore 64802 Top Freezer Refrigerator

Not finding what you are looking for?
Refrigerators Logo

Related Topics:

173 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Kenmore Refrigerators Experts

Sal DeAngelo

Level 3 Expert

2122 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75797 Answers

Cindy Wells

Level 3 Expert

5097 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...