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My kenmore fridge/freezer has food thawing on the freezer side. also the ice maker is no longer working. any help? model #253.56953601

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SOURCE: Kenmore Model # 596.735032.. Fridge is cool, Freezer is not freezing

After pulling the fridge away from the wall and removing the lower right hand panel I noticed that the compressor (big round black ball with copper tubing) was not turning on. I also noticed that there was a ticking or popping sound comming from it every couple of minutes or so. After doing some research online in numerouse forums I decided to try and replace the overheat relay that is attached to the compressor. It only took maybie five minutes at most to change it and the compressor is now working with nice cold air comming into the fridge and freezer. Hope this helps someone else with the same problem.

Posted on May 10, 2008

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SOURCE: Kenmore Side by Side Model 253-56953601

does it have a lockout on the despenser area that you can push to reactivate the despenser

Posted on May 11, 2008

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I believe your defrost control board is defective part number 0165748 You can visit my site below and enter the part number or the model number GC2224GEK in the search feature. We also offer free help, Thanks, Sea Breeze

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you may have aburn out may be heater

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Pull the refrig out from the wall , and remove the rear panel . Touch the compressor and feel if its hot or running . If the compressor is cool , then the main control board is bad ( since the compressor isn't running ) . If you can solder , you can repair the board (another paragraph ) . If the compressor is warm , then you could have a thermistor or 2 bad . This would have to be checked by a technician , unless you know how to get into the diagnostics procedure . Also , see if the compressor cooling fan is working and the black squirl cage is clean of dust .

Posted on Sep 06, 2009

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