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  1. From the album Refrigerator Repair

    Models: RF265ADBP/XAA / RF265ADPN/XAA / RF265ADWP/XAA / RF266ADBP/XAA / RF266ADPN/XAA / RF266ADRS/XAA / RF266ADWP/XAA / RF267ADBP/XAA / RF267ADPN/XAA / RF267ADRS/XAA / RF267ADWP/XAA / RF26VADBP/XAA / RF26VADPN/XAA / RF26VADWP/XAA / RFG237AABP/XAA / RFG237AAPN/XAA / RFG237AARS/XAA / RFG237AAWP/XAA / RFG238AARS/XAA / RFG295AABP/XAA / RFG295AAPN/XAA / RFG295AARS/XAA / RFG295AAWP/XAA / RFG295ABBP/XAA / RFG295ABPN/XAA / RFG295ABRS/XAA / RFG295ABWP/XAA / RFG297AABP/XAA / RFG297AAPN/XAA / RFG297AARS/XAA / RFG297AAWP/XAA / RFG297ABBP/XAA / RFG297ABPN/XAA / RFG297ABRS/XAA / RFG297ABWP/XAA / RFG298AABP/XAA / RFG298AAPN/XAA / RFG298AARS/XAA / RFG298AAWP/XAA / RFG299AARS/XAA / RFG299ABRS/XAA
  2. I have a Viking refrigerator model vcbb363rss. The problem is the compressor is not turning on at all. I checked the inverter and it is bad. I took it apart and there was some brown fluid in there and one of the capacitors has exploded. The other capacitor has a pretty big bulge. Problem is the model number on the inverter is vcc3 1156 02a 03. This inverter is not sold anymore. Is there a new inverter that will replace it and if so part/model number? Thanks in advance for your help!
  3. Hello everyone. My Kenmore refrigerator began to make clicking noises three weeks ago after a power outage. I have replaced the relay twice with new ones. Replaced the cold control because it was going bad. Replaced the defrost board. Refrigerator is still clicking every 3-4 minutes, lights inside dim. The model number is 106.51103.10. It is only four years old. Capacitor checks OK. The readings that I am getting from the compressor are from the two bottom prongs: (8.5) from the common to the other prongs. (3.0) and (5.7). What should I do next? Is the compressor a goner? Thank you.
  4. Bosch Variable Capacity Compressor (VCC) Refrigerator Testing Procedure View File PUB 58300000149521 Submitter Samurai Appliance Repair Man Submitted 02/25/2016 Category Appliance Repair Manual Pot Luck Supper
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  6. About a year ago, my Sub Zero 501R thermal protector (attached to the common terminal of the EM30SC compressor) cracked and I was unable to find a replacement and so I replaced the thermal protector and the current type relay with an aftermarket hard-start solid state unit (Supco RCO810 3 n' 1 START Hard Start Kit). It has worked fine for a year but I suspect that the compressor was starting to go which stressed the original thermal protector (either that or that the aftermarket kit was a bad idea) and now the compressor appears to have failed. The compressor ohms out OK (7/16/24) but it simply won't start and now the compressor has started to make a little growling sound when trying to start (bearings perhaps?). I found a replacement compressor (EMI30ER1) which is 1/10 HP (tech specs here: http://www.alltemp.ca/wp-content/files_mf/1383318357EmbracoCat2013_email.pdf). The Q: Would there be any reason, or benefit, to replacing it with a slightly larger 1/8 HP compressor instead? The EMI45ER1 appears to be a slightly larger cousin and had the benefit of not requiring a start capacitor and is basically the same price. Also, under the "bigger is better" theory I'd expect that a bit more HP means that a slightly bigger unit wouldn't have to work as hard but not sure if that'd be wise (or if it would be the case) with a refrigerator compressor. I'm having a hard time finding the replacement drier (SZ 3014230 was original or 7006964 is newer) but I found Supco SUD8358 as a cross-referenced replacement. If anyone recommends against this, please let me know. Last, I have all of the equipment (oxy-A torch, R12 recovery/charging unit, etc.) but I'd prefer to have a local person do the brazing (install the compressor and filter/drier) if you know of anyone near San Jose that'd be interested in just that part of the job. I could take it from there. Just to have all of the 501R info in one place, the R-12 capacity is 8 oz for serial #s prior to M658665/P662865 or 9 oz for serial #s M658666-M1204240 or P662865 to P1214190. Subsequent to those serial #s the unit apparently was charged with 134a and of course with a different compressor and parts than I've listed above. All this info is per this SZ technical data sheet: http://subzerospecialists.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/500techdata.pdf Thanks in advance for any help or advice. Ruprik
  7. From the album Refrigerator Repair

  8. From the album Refrigerator Repair

  9. File Name: 8201786 Instructions for Compressor Start Kit File Submitter: RegUS_PatOff File Submitted: 28 Jul 2013 File Category: Appliance Repair Manual Pot Luck Supper Instruction Sheet 8201792B Click here to download this file
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  11. From the album Refrigerator Repair

  12. Whirlpool thru-wall A/C, 10000-12000 BTU range. 220v unit running in a small condo unit. Set up to cool living room and kitchen, not sure of sq footage but these rooms are small. The unit initially cools but compressor cuts out within 15 minutes and usually doesnt come back. Makes a smell described as "musty". I measured 206v at the outlet, changes less than 1/2 volt with load (compressor on/off). I assume this means that the condo building is supplied with 3-phase power. Unit draws ~3.25A with compressor on. It didnt cut out while I was there, maybe a hot day makes a difference. This unit has been replaced twice, so cant be manufacturing defect. There are no obstructions on the exhaust as far as I can tell. It is on the sunny south-facing side of the condo but I cant imagine that makes a difference. My hunch is that these units cant tolerate 208v power supplied by 3-phase service, and the compressor is overheating. So easiest solution is to install a 110v unit, rewiring the outlet? Any ideas appreciated. TIA, Charley
  13. From the album Refrigerator Repair

    Buy the replacement start device here: http://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Start-Device/8201786/1177466 Watch the video here:
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    Electrolux technical policy and explanation regarding the use of hard start kits in refrigerator compressors.

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  15. File Name: Use of Hard Start Kits on Refrigerator Compressors - Electrolux Policy File Submitter: Samurai Appliance Repair Man File Submitted: 11 May 2013 File Category: Appliance Repair Manual Pot Luck Supper Electrolux technical policy and explanation regarding the use of hard start kits in refrigerator compressors. Click here to download this file
  16. File Name: KLIXON 4TM Compressor Overload and Start Relays Technical Bundle File Submitter: RegUS_PatOff File Submitted: 07 Feb 2013 File Category: Appliance Repair Manual Pot Luck Supper KLIXON 4TM Compressor OVERLOADS KLIXON PTC START RELAYS 8EA SUPCO HARD START RELAYS Click here to download this file
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  18. Was wondering if anyone had any advice on the overload and relay for the compressor on a water cooler. My local parts distributor doens't stock parts for this brand and cannot reccomend a 'generic' compressor relay and overload for this tucomseh compressor. Anyone have any part numbers for me that will work?? Thanks Guys!
  19. From the album Refrigerator Repair

    Photo courtesy of Academy Professor Emeritus Willie. See this topic for detailed discussion of these thangs ==>
  20. From the album Refrigerator Repair

    Photo courtesy of Academy Professor Emeritus Willie. See this topic for detailed discussion of these thangs ==>
  21. From the album Refrigerator Repair

    To learn more about your refrigerator and dispenser, or to order parts ==> Click Here