Question about Kenmore 55612 / 55614 / 5561 / 655619 Side by Side Refrigerator
I have a 1990 kenmore side by side and the freezer is not defrosting. Removed the coil cover and it was iced over. Checked the defrost element and I have continuity and a small resistance. I turned the defrost timer to a cycle and measured about 12.5 volts at the element plug. Any ideas?
Probably a bad def sensor. attached to the top of the coooling coil is a round sensor that senses heat form the def heater and terminates defrost when the coil cleared of ice. the part is model specific and is fairly inexpensive.
Posted on Jan 12, 2008
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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