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My Kenmore Elite Trio 25 is freezing the items in

My brand new (2 weeks old) Kenmore Elite Trio 25 is freezing the items in the bottom drawer of the fridge (the one that is as wide as the fridge). I have tried raising the temp on both freezer and fridge and still freezing in the back of the drawer.

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  • cap7 Sep 27, 2009

    My Kenmore Trio, model #596.73502 makes ice fine, but then they turn into a lump of ice in one corner of the ice tray. Maybe something wrong with the defroster?

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It appears your damper door is frozen open - or the controlling solenoid has failed in this instance.

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PartSelect has a great schematic database for locating the part on your unit and great "testimonials" for each part that often times includes HOW-TO information.
RepairClinic has pictures of each part they sell and also a great how-to and troubleshooting for basic repairs.


If your unit has never been serviced - there should still be an original service manual enclosed in plastic taped to the inside of the shell.
In the service manual are Error codes, maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting steps you can follow.


Anything too complicated or beyond your scope should be handled by a professional.

If you think you want to tackle the repair - and have gotten stuck on a step - reply to your question and I will be glad to help you out.




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