Why does my freezer work but the fridge doesn t?

Why does my freezer work but the fridge doesn t?

To temporarily get the fridge up and running, remove the rear panel of the freezer and remove all the built up frost (pouring hot water over the coils is best). If things cool down but fail again after a few days, you may have to replace one or more parts of the defrost system.

How do I know if my evaporator fan motor is bad?

The freezer light should turn off and the evaporator fan should kick on after a few seconds. If it turns on, you should be able to clearly hear the electric motor activate and then a low hum from the fan spinning. If the fan motor does not turn on while you hold the switch, the motor is probably bad.

How do you test a GE refrigerator evaporator fan motor?

Should a freezer fan run all the time?

should the fan in my freezer run all the time? The fan motor in the freezer will not run all the time, it will cycle during a defrost mode and when the unit cycles through the cold control on most models.

Does a Fridge Freezer run constantly?

Your refrigerator’s condenser coils should be cleaned twice a year. If the freezer temperature is above 10 degrees Fahrenheit (-12C), the refrigerator will not be cold enough. If the refrigerator is not cold enough, it will work harder to cold down. As a result, it will run constantly.

Why is my fridge freezer running constantly?

The most likely culprit for this problem is the fan motors in your fridge, it could be the condenser motor fan, the evaporator motor fan or in some cases both of them. The condenser fan expels heat while the evaporator fan circulates cool air around the fridge.

Is it normal for a refrigerator to run constantly?

For refrigerators and freezers to maintain proper temperature, the compressor will run much of the time. Newer refrigerators have compressors that are designed to run 80% to 90% of the time.

How do I know if my refrigerator compressor is working?

What to do if refrigerator is not cooling?

Depending on what’s causing your fridge not to keep perishable foods cold enough, the following procedures might help.Make sure your fridge is getting power.Check the refrigerator’s thermostat.Test the seals on your fridge doors.Determine whether the refrigerator is level.Clean the condenser coils.