Refrigerator Problems Diagnosis

REFRIGERATOR PROBLEMS DIAGNOSIS

When the refrigerator is broken, it could be as a result of varieties of issues. You have to look and find for the root of the problem in your fridge to be able to get a solution for it. Most of the time, how the refrigerator behaves, will give you a compass on which steps to take to reach an appropriate destination in seeking a fix. In this list, We highlight the most common symptoms on broken refrigerators and the most likely sources of the problems

FRIDGE BEHAVIOUR MOST LIKELY SOURCES OF PROBLEMS
The Refrigerator does not run and the light does not work ·         Make sure the refrigerator is plugged in securely

·         Check for a blown fuse or tripped circuit breaker

·         Test the power outlet for current

·         Inspect the electrical cord for damage

·         Eliminate use of an extension cord, if any is being used

·         Check the outlet voltage

The Refrigerator does not run but the light works ·         Check the temperature setting

·         Make certain there is a three inch space outside of the refrigerator between the walls and the back and sides and at least a one inch gap above, to allow for air flow

·         Clean the condenser coils

·         Unplug the refrigerator, wait two hours and plug it in. If you hear it running, a problem is causing the compressor to overheat

·         Test the temperature control

·         Test the evaporator fan

·         Test the defrost timer

·         Test the compressor relay

·         Test the overload protector

·         Test the compressor motor

The Refrigerator light does not work ·         Replace the bulb

·         Test the door switch

The Refrigerator or freezer is not cold enough ·         Check the temperature setting

·         Assure that there is enough room for air flow in the refrigerator or freezer

·         Check for air flow restrictions in vents

·         Test the temperature control

·         Clean the condenser coils

·         Check the door seals

·         Test the door switch

·         Test the defrost heater

·         Test the defrost timer

·         Test the evaporator fan

·         Check for a clogged drain tube

·         Check for refrigerant leak

The Refrigerator or freezer is too cold ·         Check the temperature setting

·         Test the temperature control

The Refrigerator is noisy or makes strange sounds ·         Hissing and popping is normal on frost free refrigerators, it is the defrost heater

·         Check that the refrigerator is level

·         Check the drain pan

·         Check the condenser fan

·         Check the evaporator fan

·         Inspect the compressor mounts

The Refrigerator runs continuously ·         Defrost the freezer

·         Clean the condenser coils

·         Check the door seals

·         Test the door switch

·         If you recently adjusted the temperature control, loaded the refrigerator or are in a humid location, it is not uncommon for a refrigerator to run for 24 hours or more before getting cool.

The Refrigerator starts and stops frequently ·         Clean the condenser coils

·         Check the outlet voltage

·         Test the fridge condenser fan

·         Test the fridge compressor relay

·         Test the fridge  overload protector

·         Test the fridge  compressor motor

The Freezer does not defrost automatically ·         Test the fridge  defrost timer

·         Test the fridge  defrost heater

·         Test the fridge  defrost thermostat

The Refrigerator has an unpleasant odor ·         Remove spoiled food from the fridge

·         Clean refrigerator interior with a solution of hot water and baking soda

·         Clean the door seals

·         Remove breaker strips and check for wet insulation

The Water on floor outside of refrigerator ·         Check the drain pan

·         If you have an ice-maker, check the water supply hose going into and coming out of the water inlet valve

The Water inside the refrigerator ·         Clean the drain tube

·         If you have an ice-maker, check refrigerator and ice-maker for level

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Wine cooler & wine refrigerator repair

WINE COOLER & WINE REFRIGERATOR REPAIR

Keep Your Wine at the Perfect Temperature

Wine coolers also referred to as wine refrigerators, chill wine to optimum storage and serving temperatures. They come in various storage capacities, and keep wine between 45 to 64 degrees Fahrenheit, depending on the type of wine. By maintaining ideal temperature and humidity conditions for wine storage, wine refrigerators are great for connoisseurs who don’t have access to a wine cellar.

A broken or poorly functioning wine refrigerator can make for a lackluster wine-drinking experience. Get your wine cooler repaired fast so you can get back to entertaining! REPAIR® offers top-notch wine refrigerator repair and routine maintenance. Give us a call at 0770029959, or schedule your appointment online.

Our team of technicians can repair a wide range of wine refrigerators:

  1. Compressor-Based
  2. Thermoelectric
  3. Single Zone
  4. Dual Zone
  5. Built-In

COMMON WINE COOLER ISSUES

REPAIR® is more than prepared to repair all types of wine cooler and refrigerator issues. When you call us, you can rest assured that we will go above and beyond to make sure your appliance is running smoothly again in no time, especially when your valuable bottle investments are at stake.

If you run into any of the following issues, or another problem, call us:

  1. The cooler won’t turn on.

This could be due to a variety of reasons. Make sure you check for faulty fuses, tripped breakers, and loosened power cords.

  1. The wine cooler isn’t cooling.

Depending on the model, this could be due to thermostat problems, condenser or compressor issues, or evaporator fan motor damage.

  1. The cooler is leaking water.

Compressor models may leak water if the door has been left open, door seals are defective or dirty, or a drain hose is plugged.

  1. The wine cooler is making noise.

Some popping and cracking is normal due to temperature changes. If there are vibrating noises, make sure the cooler is level. If grinding or squealing, call for service.

  1. The door does not close properly.

Ensure that the surface is level. If it is and the problem persists, check for dirty door gaskets or improperly positioned shelves.

Wine Cooler Brands We Commonly Service:

  • Everstar
  • Caple
  • Vino Veritas
  • Vissani
  • Cuisinart

Wine Cooler Parts: REPAIR® can replace any part of your wine refrigerator:

  • Thermostats
  • Door seals
  • Fans
  • Fan motors
  • Condensers
  • Compressors
  • Evaporators
  • Valves
  • Solenoids
  • Cooling nodes
  • Peltier units

If you are experiencing an issue with your wine cooler, contact us today for the fast, reliable repair service that the professionals at REPAIR® are known for. We understand that a broken wine cooler is an inconvenience in your busy life, and we want to help fix it as efficiently as possible.


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