Question about Amana SXD524VW Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Ice in freezer melts and refreezes

Ice in freezer melts and refreeze. Refrigerator often sounds like a fan is running but not the compressor. Problem is intermittent. The repairman has been to our house. Problem did not occur while he was here. Replaced two thermostats in an attempt to solve the problem.

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 500 times.

  • Master
  • 1,653 Answers

Souns like the logic board // computer is at fault of the fan is running and both thermostats have been replaced. Call back your repair man and tell him that he hasn't completed the job yet!

Posted on Sep 10, 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

Temperature issues in GE Profile Refrigerator Freezer, what to do?


Sounds like an inefficient compressor or possible overload/relay issue

Jul 25, 2013 | Maytag MZD2768G Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Frigidaire model FRT21TSG refridge...defrosts and refreezes by it self, When I checked it there was no ice build up on the coils,and the compressor was not running, does the timer control the compress


Replace the aftermarket 3n1 gizmo with another one, its probably burnt out again, the compressor should almost always run if the fan is running, if it does not, it needs a new start mechanizm, thats the aftermarket thing your talking about, make sure you wire it the same as the old one

Mar 05, 2012 | Frigidaire Refrigerators

1 Answer

Refrigerator runs a lot. Ice in freezer seems to melt just enough and then it will refreeze in a solid mass


Hi,

Many times a freezer and/or refrigeratordo not work right because of a dirty condenser coil...there are also many otherthings that can go wrong. If you are hearing a clicking or buzzing thencheck out the last two tips.

If your refrigerator is running but warm, then...

Check out these tips that I wrote about that... it is a great place to starttrouble shooting your unit...and something that you can do rather then callinga repair person to do a simple thing for you...

Refrigerator Condenser Coil Cleaning Refrigerator Repair

Refrigerator Troubleshooting Refrigerator Compressor

Refrigerator Compressor Start Capacitor and Start Relay
Refrigerator or Freezer not Cooling or Getting Cold

heatman101

Aug 26, 2011 | KitchenAid Superba Architect KSCS25INSS...

1 Answer

Symptoms: Ice cubes melt, drip then refreeze causing


are you having any cooling problems? take a look at your ice cream, if you have any. does it look like it has melted and refrozen? if so, you have a cooling problem, and that is causing ice to melt, then refreeze. if you have no cooling problems, then you may have a faulty water valve solenoid, or even a faulty icemaker.

Feb 15, 2010 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Ice melts, then refreezes. Rubber Is HOT


Pull the refrig out , and remove the back panel . Is the fan that cools the compressor working ? Is the coil roll clean ? If the fan is not working , then the problem is probably the main control board . Behind the 8"X10" panel , above the compressor area . Remove the cover , and look for a burnt resistor , just to be safe . If this fan does not work , then the coils and the refrigerant line running between the doors , will get very hot .

Sep 26, 2009 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Model #PSS26PSSA SS Freezer frequently defrosts and refreezes. When this occurs, the entire ice bin melts into the freezer compartment and refreezes in puddles. Is this a common issue with this model and...


Absolutely not ! There are two types of defrost systems - timer (which relies on compressor run time) and adaptive (newer models) which relies on sensors and an electronic control and will defrost as needed...... During a defrost cycle your comrpessor and evap fan should be off, everything off - and no, a defrost cycle will NOT thaw your food in the freezer, not even your ice should melt ! To me this sounds like a defrost control problem - First thing service should check is your defrost timer and its components (control board, limiter, defrost thermostat, etc.) something is definately wrong.

Now with the advice above I am assuming that before the defrost cycle kicks in your freezer temp was in the normal range 10F and colder (0F is optimal) and refrigerator section cooler than 40F (optimal 34F). If so, then you should not have melting ICE in your freezer.

Aug 24, 2009 | GE Refrigerators

1 Answer

The ice in my ice maker bucket is melting and refreezing into a solid mass. I just looked at a recently made cube and it still has liquid in the center.


Yours has a 215846602 Defrost Timer, Located inside the fresh food compartment. I believe that it's sticking in defrost and you possibly need a new defrost timer.
Here is a photo location of the timer # 23 is the timer. I want you to turn the timer until the refrigerator compressor stops. Time it for about 25 minutes and the refrigerator should restart. If not then it's sticking in defrost so again turn clockwise slowly until the compressor restarts. That is possibly what is causing the melting and refreezing. Sea Breeze

http://servicepartstec.blogspot.com/

http://appliancepartseast.blogspot.com/

1dcd4a2.gif

9344188.jpg

Aug 19, 2009 | Frigidaire FRT18S6AQ Top Freezer...

1 Answer

Ice-maker thawing-refreezing into block of ice


Your defrost system may be out on this unit.

Aug 13, 2009 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

Ge Profile ice maker not working


you either have a bad water valve, which it is sticking open or B. the ice maker is not shutting the valve off.

Apr 12, 2009 | GE Profile 26.6 cu. ft. Side-by-Side...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Amana SXD524VW Side by Side Refrigerator Logo

Related Topics:

276 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Amana Refrigerators Experts

John Tripp
John Tripp

Level 3 Expert

4654 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

Sal DeAngelo

Level 3 Expert

2122 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...