Question about Refrigerators

1 Answer

I want to purchase a used kitchenaid KBRC36FKS02 built in refrigerator that previously had ice on the back wall. Can this be fixed economically?

Posted by on

Ad

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.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 430 Answers

Its a defrost problem.You will have to get the defrost assembly parts replaced.The cost can be between $30 to $100.It depends as per which part is causing this ice build up.-----------

Posted on Apr 09, 2011

Ad

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.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

We have a built-in Kitchenaid side-by-side with an Aquasense ice maker purchased late in 2007. Early on (while still under warranty), the icemaker would freeze up and stop dispensing. We had a repair...


get another repair man... there is a "heater" in those units just for this problem. the part should only be $30 or $40 and is easily replaced in less than 20 min, so you can help keep your repair man honest... If the heater is still good then the trouble is in the motherboard or the relay, thats where it gets expensive and aftermarket parts add to the problem make sure they use genuine parts

Jul 04, 2012 | KitchenAid 22.0 cu. ft. Side-By-Side...

1 Answer

We have the Kitchenaid Refridgerator Side by Side with ice and water dispenser. 4 of the wires at the bottom of the freezer door have been cut from use, therefore the ice and water dispenser will not...


you can join the spliced wires back together if they are long enough. try to extend the wires by a inch if you can. the harness is built into the freezer door. so you would actually have to replace the freezer door. Those are the only 2 options.

Jul 18, 2011 | KitchenAid Superba Architect KSCS25INSS...

1 Answer

We have an error code on the water dispenser screen - Er IF What is the fix for this problem? This is an LG French door model LFX25950SB.


You have a ice fan motor problem. This fan motor is what feeds cold air to the icemaker. Try unplugging the refrigerator for a few minutes to reset the computer. Plug it back in and see if the error code stays off. If it returns, you will need to remove the ice fan motor from the freezer and see if ice has built up and blocked the air flow. The ice fan motor is located behind the back wall inside the freezer. You will have to remove the drawers and slide supports to remove the back wall. There are 2 fans behind the wall. The one on the left is the ice fan motor. Good luck.

Jun 22, 2011 | LG French Door Refrigerator with External...

1 Answer

Water is dripping from the top of refrig from what appears to be a control unit of some type.. The freezer and icemaker work.


If the water is dripping into the ref. from the freezser chances are you have a clogged drain where the water runs out of when the machine goes into defrost. Take everything out of the freezer and look at the back of the machine and see if you have ice built up. The vents that ru from the freezer to the ref. are loacted in the middle and chances are ice has gotten into them and is thawing and running into the fridge. Unplug the machine, take the back freezer wall off and clear the ice away. I use a screwdriver to tap into the drain hole to clear the ice but you can use hot water as well. Once you see water draining properly down the hole, put it back together and your good to go.

Nov 02, 2010 | KitchenAid KTRP22EM Top Freezer...

1 Answer

Ice maker is not making ice


There is a tub that goes through the back of the freezer wall into the ice maker. Sometimes this tube will freeze shut and needs to be thawed out.

The water fill tube will freeze shut from low water pressure. Ether from a bad water valve or low pressure to the refrigerator itself.

Pull the refrigerator out and remove the tube from the back wall to check it.

good luck

Jul 18, 2009 | KitchenAid Refrigerators

1 Answer

Freezer is only cool, everything melting


Sounds like a defrost problem. Check to see if there is any frost buildup in the back wall of the freezer. If so, it is not defrosting as it should.
  • possible causes:
  1. bad defrost timer
  2. bad defrost heater (in freezer)
  3. bad thermo switch in freezer
If you don’t know what these are then unplug the machine and let the ice melt in the freezer overnight with the door open. Then try it the next day, if is cooling fine then you need to have a service person replace one of the above items.

Jun 24, 2008 | KitchenAid Superba Architect KSCS25INSS...

1 Answer

Dishwasher smells like pond scum


I have the SAME problem with our dishwasher. It's disgusting. Between the fishy glasses and the garlicky ice cubes (NO, we don't have garlic in our refrigerator or freezer -- purchased ice doesn't smell), I'm embarrassed to pour our guests a glass of ice water!

Jun 05, 2008 | KitchenAid 24 in. KUDI02IRBS Stainless...

1 Answer

Rubber door gaskets very warm to touch, ice cream soft, ice ok


the icemaker will work until the frezer gets to 17 then it will quit sound like a defrost issue defrost heater defrost thermastat or defrost timer need to get it fixed sooooooon you dont want to loose food at the price we have to pay

May 08, 2008 | KitchenAid Superba Architect KSCS25INSS...

1 Answer

Kitchen Aid Ice maker Stopped working


I would suggest not buying a KitchenAid. I have the same problem with my ice maker. Have had nothing but problems with every KitchenAid product that I have ever owned. I will never purchase another KitchenAid product.

All of there appliances are second rate. That is "The KitchenAid Difference"

Aug 02, 2007 | KitchenAid KSCS25FKSS Side by Side...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Refrigerators Logo

Related Topics:

43 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Refrigerators Experts

Charles T Nevin
Charles T Nevin

Level 3 Expert

4070 Answers

John Tripp
John Tripp

Level 3 Expert

4655 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

78238 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...