Look for signs of frost on the back side. You probably have a defrost problem of it could be a drain problem.
Your ice box cold air originates in the freezer. A fan pushes down the cold air into the fresh food section. If their are too many items in the freezer the air can be blocked to the fresh food section. If the drain stops up sometimes a puddle forms a slab of ice between the freezer and the bottom. I ave an apartment maintenence man's guide to these ice box's for you HERE
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All of a sudden, my refrigerator doesn't keep anything cold like it used to but the freezer still works. We have cleaned underneath but it still doesn't keep anything cold. What could be the problem?
Look for signs of frost on the back side. You probably have a defrost problem of it could be a drain problem. Your ice box cold air originates in the freezer. A fan pushes down the cold air into the fresh food section. If their are too many ite ...
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My maytag is running all the time and the refrigerator does not keep anything cold, the freezer does not freeze but will keep things cold. What could be the problem?
Check the compressor fan. Make sure it is turning. If the fan is not turning, heat is not removed from the coils. This heat must be transmitted to the outside air for the refrigerant cycle to work properly.\015\012\015\012This fan shou ...
I have a Kenmore side by side refrig. and the freezer side keeps getting full of frost, and the refrig. side is barely cold, and keeps spoiling food. I've had a tech come out and check things out and remove the frost, he said it was because warm air was entering the freezer side, and not to block the vents. I'm still having this problem even after the frost has been cleaned, and the food arranged so nothing is blocking the vents, nor preventing the door from closing properly. what else might i
Either your defrost element or timer is bad or your fridge is low on freon. Frost is a sign of outside air getting in but it can also be a sign of the defrost heating element not kicking in and the defrost timer turns it on for a few minutes each day ...
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My Kenmore side by side Cold Spot 50522/4-50532/4 actual # is 50522100 dated 06-2001, is cycling through cold and freezing. It seems to be more prevalant on the freezer side. Regardless of out or inside temperature the freezer makes ice and keeps items frozen, then defrostes and I find water inside and outside the freezer side. I unplugged and removed the front lower cover and back tin cover, cleaning dust and dog hair from the unit. However, the problem is still there and seems to be on a
This info about how the defrost cycle works may help you. I believe your problem may be with the defrost thermostat.The evaporator coil behind the cover on the back wall inside the freezer will ice up under normal conditions. Every 8 to 1 ...
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We were defrosting the Sanyo SR3660S at our office and when there was no more ice present plugged it back in. We then noticed a wire? covered in white coating that was bent funny and looked like it was not attached to anything. We turned the fridge back on and when we got back to work the next day the fridge was still not cold. We thought maybe it was not turned on but the button was turned to high and you could hear the fridge running. What could be the problem?
That could be the capillary tube if it broke that's a bad thing if you are hearing it run may have lost its coolant that not good . ...
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My Amana Top Freezer keeps leaking condensate water into the refrigerator section. The drain, which is located in the right rear of the refrig. section is not blocked. It keeps freezing at this point, causing it not to drain. What could be the problem. The Ref. is 19n years old, but still peroforms very well. The just started. Please do not tell me that there is something blocking the hole, like dirt or insulation, etc. I cleaned everything out and even poured a quart of water several tim
The water may appear to drain properly but if the water moves so slowly it can freezes there is so type of blockage it seems. i've had a few fridges act in a similiar fashion. if you have a shop vacuum use it on the one end of the hose using your h ...
Refrigerator is not keeping food cold. Temp is set to 38. Freezer temp is set to -2. Freezer is working fine. Food in the refrigerator is begining to spoil. Problem started a week ago. We cleaned entire outside and underneith to remove any dust. Appliance is year and a half old.
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We've tried the "power freeze" and "power cool" settings as well as turning down the temperatures in both the freezer and refrigerator. Problem still pe
Most refrigerators have the evaporator in the freezer and use air flow to cool down the refrigerator compartment. Can you tell if the defrost cycle is working, IS there ice on the evaporator. Can you defrost it. Try taking it off the power freeze cyc ...
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Water dispenser not working. The ice dispenser will work but the water will not. I held it down for 2 minutes to be sure there was no water in the line but its still not working. We also changed the filter but still no luck. The "trap door" that lets the ice out of the freezer into your cup when using the dispenser seems to keep getting stuck partially open and causing things to "frost up" could this have anything to do with our problem? Any suggestions?
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My GE refrigerator/freezer wont get cold enough on the refigerator side. I've replaced the thermostat and it still doesnt get cold enough. The freezer is fine. What could be the problem? Its model
Ge sidebyside, made in May,'02. It is not keeping things cold on either side. I have a thermometer in the freezer side and it is reading45 degrees. I have cleaned out the back and vacummed out the dust and lint. There is frost on the back inside wall of the freezer. I experienced this about 4 or 5 years back and they replaced the Defrost Termination Relay. Could this be the same problem again? And could I replace this on my own since the warranty has expired?
You replaced timer and termination switch so element must be bad take back cover in freezer off let it defrost so you can get to the element(you can do it yourself just don't damage the lines) ...
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Refrigerator is not cooling enough even it is already set to the coldest. in a rare situation, the compressor and the fan motor will turn on for a few minutes and that's it... it won't cool the refrigerator enough. freezer still freezes the load. also, can't see any ice developing in the sides of the freezer and water keeps on dripping down below the fridge... what could be the problem? thermocouple? temp controller? or anything else?
Need that model number. \015\012Sound like a defrost problem and the defrost timer or the defrost heater and defrost thermostat is defective. I need you model number could you send that so I can help you better? Thanks, Sea Breeze ...
My General Electric PSG22SISAFSS has problems keeping the freezer cold. This seems to happen only in hot weather. the freezer never goes colder than 9-10 deg celcius but the normal cooling sectin is pretty cold. it seems like it keeps the flaps open inside which lets cool air from the freezer in. anyone heard of this problem? i tried putting the freezer on 7 and the normal cooling on 3 but still has problems. anyone have any idea?
Hi. ummmm i would service the condensing unit first.make sure there is ventilation space.good luck.Ali ...
I have had a KitchenAid KSS42d (could be 42M, since there is no label) for approximately 15 years. It has been reliable and generally low maintenance.
In July, cooling capacity seemed to reduce. it was still cold, kept ice cubes frozen, but still noticably not as cold. Called a serviceman and they topped off the refrigerant charge, it was approx. 1/2 lb. low. He could find no other problems, leaks, etc.
It worked very well for about the next 3 weeks and the same thing happened. I ca
Hi David,Yes it looks like you do have a leak in that system....and finding leaks in a refrigerator is a nightmare to say the least....So this is what I would do....1. find a new company that has techs that actuall ...
I have a Sylvania mini-fridge, model # SE80106-2, that hasn't been keeping anything cold. I put the thermostat at all levels, 1-5, and it still does not keep anything cold. I placed my hand on the compressor and it was too hot to even put my hand on it. Is the fridge done?? Do i need to buy a new one or can it be fixed??
A couple of weeks ago we noticed that the refrigerator side of our Kenmore Model #596.51673100 was not very cold, we turned up the temp and no increase, still kind of warm. Then today we noticed our freezer side is not very cold (enough for a freezer). We've cleaned behind and under the fridge, cleaned out the inside to see if anything was blocking the cold air, changed the temp settings, etc. Nothing changes it. It sounds like it's working but it never gets as cold as it should. What's goi
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The refrigerator was running too cold and freezing everything on the top shelf so I moved the dial from the coldest setting all the way to the right, to the least cold on the left. Now the refrigerator is not keeping anything cold even though the lights are still on and the freezer is fine. I moved the dial all the way back to the coldest setting but it still isnt cold.
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I have a Crystal Cold 18 cu/ft propane refrigerator/freezer. I've had this unit for 7 years now and I clean the burner and the flue on regular intervals. After this last cleaning the unit would not stay cold and I turned the thermostat to the coldest setting with the same result. I clean the unit again with the same result.It has a good light blue flame.
What could be the problem?
Hi mmpdkthanks for using fixya.this has go to be the thermal fuse or the capacitor for the thermostat assembly. These part control whether the unit gets cold or not and sustain the chose temperature.the parts ment ...
The fridge part is not getting cold but it seems to stay cool. I placed the temperature to 5 but it still doesn't get cold. The freezer is still freezing and still making ice. What could be the problem and what do I need to do to fix it?
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I have a maytag side by side refrigerator which seems to have the common problem of a warm fridge area while the freezer stays cold (but not cold enough for ice cream). It has been unplugged for several months now. I see that several people with the same problem solved it by purchasing an adaptive defrost control board. If I buy this, could I still probably run into problems since it has set idle for so long? One repairman told me that this would be the case. Thank you, P. B. Shelbourne
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I have a GE refrig. model GTS22ZCMARCC. The evaporator fan has been pulsing up and down forever. Then the freezer stopped getting cold and the refrig. part was not as cold. I check the evaporator fan and it was not running but the evaporator coil was cold and the compressor was running continuos. I replaced the fan motor and it still does not run (same problem). Is the only other thing that could be causing the problem be the control board on the back of the refrig. (AP4436216)?? Thanks, Ri
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Whirlpool Gold GB22DK.... freezer works fine, is keeping everything cold, yesterday noticed fridge isn't getting cold, even though I have it on the highest setting. What could be the problem and how and what do I check to try to solve the problem?
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My GE Monogram is having a problem with the freezer geting to cold and the frig not staying cold enough. When the reparman came out he said I had to turn it off for at least a day so the air channels between the freezer and the frig could defrost. This did work but the problem keeps comiing back. Any help with what is causing this Thanks Don
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I noticed that since last night my Kenmore fridge is not cold enough. The freezer side is working ok. I have tried to clean the grill and the coil in the front, and clean the back as much as I could. What could be the problem?
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Our Crystal Cold propane refrig freezer unit keeps everything frozen but the refrig portion isn't keeping things cold and we've had to throw out a bunch of food. Any suggestions on what the problem could be?
I am working on similar problem on my Crystal Cold refrigerator. I've found the seal between the main door and the refrigerator body is starting to gap. We've also recently noted a few small flies in the frig. To diagnose, I took a butter knife ...
My freezer isn't keeping foods frozen. It's an eight year old Whirlpool. The fridge section also isn't keeping the food as cold as it used two. I have turned both sections to max for coldness. I have cleaned coils? What do you think the problem is?
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