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KitchenAid refrigerator model KSSC48QMS00, evaporator fan runs 24

KitchenAid refrigerator model KSSC48QMS00. The evaporator fan runs 24/7. It did not do this for the past several years. The unit is in the kitchen in a fully air conditioned house. The unit makes ice fine and maintains the freezer at 0 degrees and the frig at 36 degrees as it has always done. No problems other than fan. Thoughts?

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  • Bill Will Nov 12, 2009

    No the compressor is not running all the time. Do you know where the relay is located. I looked for it on the parts diagram/list for this unit on the Kitchen Aid web site but could not locate a stand alone relay.

  • Bill Will Nov 13, 2009

    Thanks, sadly the control board was my option as I looked at the parts diagram. Later I found out it is a $280 item. Do you know where I can locate a wiring diagram for this unit? Kitchen Aid will not provide one.

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    Mike Smith May 11, 2010

    I appologize for intruding on projdoc solution , but your refrig has no relay . It used an inverter box , which is wired to the compressor . As far as the fan running 24/7 , I would advise looking more towards the control board . Again , I appologize .

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Is the compressor running too? if not, the relay is stuck.

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