Question about Hotpoint HSS25IFMCC / HSS25IFMWW Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Both sides are warm

My hotpoint is three years old. i've already had a repairman 1 1/2 years ago. The temperature is warming up and everything is thawed out. It makes a loud noise like a clock ticking. Is it anything I can fix or is this another call to the repairman for what seems like a temporary fix ?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Sergeant:

    An expert that has over 500 points.

  • Expert
  • 409 Answers

Can yiou tell me what the repairman did? the ticking is the air damper but the cooling is a separate issue. call a different repairman to have them take a look at the compressor, heat exchanger or evaporator as these could all the be source of the problem.

Posted on Sep 13, 2008

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

KFIS29PBMS00 gets warm after a day of work


sounds like you need a repairman's services

Jun 24, 2015 | KitchenAid Refrigerators

1 Answer

I have a Performa side by side 7 years old, had a repairman out because it started running constantly...Dx was there is a freon leak. Isn't this uncommon for a fridge that is not THAT old?


It happens alot in my 18+ years i have seen them leak 1 day later to 30 or 40 years later.If it was running and not stoping and freezer and fridge warm or hot it may be a leak if it runs alot and freezer is cold and fridge warm then it is not a freon leak.

May 18, 2010 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

Have a GE GSS22KGMA side by side. Fridge gets warm at the top


Hi and welcome to FixYa. I am Kelly

I am going to paste part of your text and then reply:

Your text:

Repairman came back and replaced a small round part at the top of the evaporator (resistor??) <
{ That was the termostat}

I just read that the problem could be the defrost thermostat..

He already replaced it.

I hate to say it but is sounds like your in repairman hades.

So far I see 1. a new mother board, 2. new defrost thermostat and 3. new defrost heater element. (other than wiring that is everything in the circuit)

Either one of the 3 NEW parts is bad or...there is a partially broken wire in the circuit.

Hopefully this helps you understand. ( I know it does not fix your uint)

Thanks for using FixYa.

Kelly

P.s your words again:

one would expect this to be remedied.
You got that right!

Feb 11, 2010 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

I have a HTR16ABSARWW Top Freezer Refrigerator in


You need to warm up the garage for it to work right. The cold control reads the refrigerator temperature and if it's already cold, will not turn on the compressor. Hence the freezer warms up to the ambient temperature.

Jan 06, 2010 | Hotpoint Refrigerators

1 Answer

Maytg Top Mount Freezer drip tube leaks into bottom of Refrigerat


Just had this problem a few weeks ago. tube from freezer was frozen solid 1-2 feet down from the freezer. Empty EVERYTHING out of the the Fridge and the freezer into coolers or other suitable 2-4hr container(s). Unplug the unit and use a hair blow dryer on the coolest warm setting. If it's too hot it may melt plastic or styrofoam parts. As long as long as you have everything out and it's going to be at room temperature for a while, why not clean it totally out with fantastic or your favorite cleaner. Once your sure the clog is gone from the tube, put it all back together, plug it in and stop being a slob and keep it clean!!!! hehehehehehe

Sep 08, 2009 | Maytag MSD2756G Side by Side Refrigerator

2 Answers

GE Monogram will not accept freezer/fridge


Turns out the problem was because we didn't shut the freezer door tightly. The temperature re4set itself in about three hours. All OK and no expense :-)

Jun 05, 2009 | GE Monogram® ZISS420DMSS Side by Side...

2 Answers

I have kenmore side by side it seem very warm between frige and frezer by door handle never felt warm before (26foot elite) about 4 years old


i pulled the frige out to clean around the coils only to find the cooling fan was not hooked back up buy the last repair man that changed a thermostat a month ago be for i put my tool away it was ok

Feb 20, 2009 | Hotpoint HSM25GFRSA

1 Answer

Hotpoint HSS25GFPA side by side


If the freezer is packed to the top and the air ducts are blocked it can not share the cold air with the refrigerator and it gets warm. If this is the problem, then the next day it should get cool again! let me know.
If you decide you need service!

Here is a good company that's found nation wide.
A&E Factory Service
A&E has schedulers available to take appointments 24/7
And they do warranty work too, for most manufactures!
1(800) 905-9505

How old is the appliance?
If the appliance is 10 years old or more you may not be advisable to put good money into bad! New appliances are so much more efficient today that they can save you a lot of money in energy!!!!

You will be fine
Bless You ngafm1
PLEASE GIVE ME A GOOD RATING BEFORE YOU SIGN OFF

Sep 02, 2008 | Hotpoint HSS25GFP Side by Side...

1 Answer

Have 16 yr old Kenmore model 106.9537622. The heater strip at the center divider between freezer and frig gets real hot for a period of time everyday and causing frig and freezer to be too warm. The...


if this is a side by side refrigerator, then the space between the doors is not heated by an electric heater. it is heated by part of the condensing coil. so the excess heat is probably generated by a loss of adequate airflow under the machine. which would explain the temperature change in the refrigerator.
  • clean the coils under the machine and make sure the fan is working.
  • make sure the airflow is not obstructed in any way.
if you already checked this and think it is a different problem then let me know, i will help you figure it out. 
Mike  

Aug 01, 2008 | Refrigerators

Not finding what you are looking for?
Hotpoint HSS25IFMCC / HSS25IFMWW Side by Side Refrigerator Logo

Related Topics:

90 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Hotpoint Refrigerators Experts

John Tripp
John Tripp

Level 3 Expert

4636 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17129 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8205 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...