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    Kenmore Dryer 417.89390600 - Thermostat test question from newbie...

    Hello! I have an old stacked washer dryer set Kenmore 417.89390600. (new to me). It all seems to work but drying time seems slow. I've blown and vacuumed lint trap area and likewise along with rotary brush cleaned out exhaust hose. Heating element has continuity and measures 22 ohms. - I suppose...
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    GE Profile Range PGB995DET1WW - new oven bake Igniter glow bar not working

    GE PROFILE PGB995DET1WW double oven -Top oven stopped working. Replaced the igniter glow bar - WB13X25263 because the old one was broken, but the new igniter does not get hot or glow at all. Resistance measured at 108 ohms, but the wires that plug into the igniter are only getting 12 volts when...
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    Old Chest Freezer - Adjusting Freezer Thermostat (Using Screws)

    Thermostat Post Hi everyone, I bought an old chest freezer that I want to adjust to use as a fridge. I am aware that freezer thermostats generally have a screw that can be adjusted to change the temperature range, and that many also have a "differential screw" (there may be other terms for it...
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    ZDP36l6D2SS Replacing Thermostat on GE Monogram Oven/Range

    Hi, I have a GE Monogram range (Model #: ZDP36l6D2SS). The oven thermostat is having trouble and the part isn't being manufactured any longer. So, I picked up this universal oven thermostat: 6700S0011 However, I'm stumped trying to match terminals. I'm not great at reading wiring schematics...
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    MagicChef HMDR450BE MiniFridge Thermostat - Help with Replacement Part Number

    Hello/Good Afternoon, I apologize for a verbose post, but would like to ask for help with a part number. ~3-4 months ago, our MagicChef HMDR450BE MiniFridge abruptly ceased to work at all. A multimeter confirmed that the compressor was working, and while checking the thermostat, the fridge...
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    Electrolux EI23BC30KS3 Refrigerator No Longer Cooling - Defrost Issue

    Hi Everyone, I have tried every troubleshooting idea I can think of, and am in a bit of a pinch so hoping for some wise words from this community. The symptom is a warming refrigerator. After digging into the issue, (seeing the evaporator coils completely frosted up) it appeared my...
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    1950s Commercial Magic Chef Range - Thermostat replacement/repair

    Hello all! I have a really cool 1950s Magic Chef commercial range that needs a thermostat repaired or replaced. So, a couple questions for the antique appliance community: 1. Can anyone recognize this thermostat and comment on the ease of finding a replacement? The only markings I have found on...
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    1952 GM Frigidaire SR-60 Refrigerator Thermostat (Cold Control) Freezing

    Here's my story on my refrigerator. I think I have it fixed for now but please comment as the hive knowledge has been very helpful. I am an automotive guy with A/C knowledge in that world. Some of it crossed over and some does not. I picked this refrigerator up 7 or 8 years ago from...
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    1947 GE FRIDGE Thermostat Help!!!!!

    I am restoring a 1947 GE fridge and I thought I was good cause it was running but now it never stops running. It freezes everything. Even when I turn the knob off it still runs. What kind of replacement thermostat will work?
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    106.51133210 Kenmore Refrigerator/freezer doesn’t get cold enough.

    Kenmore Coldspot: 106.51133210 (side-by-side) The refrigerator started getting warm so I moved almost all the food to garage fridge. Some things I moved from fridge to freezer because the freezer temperature was roughly what the fridge should be. After a day or two it got cold again and froze...
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    RF266AEBP - Testing the DA47-00243K Bimetal Defrost Thermostat

    Short story/question: I'm looking for info on testing the DA47-00243K Bimetal defrost thermostat. Everything I know and have read about these devices is that should be closed when frozen and open when warmed above "room" temperature. For this specific device I believe these numbers to be open...
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    Viking UVAR140 beverage center stopped working

    I have a Viking beverage center that has just stopped working. No compressor running...just the light so you can see it's not working. Turned dial up and down. Unplugged and replugged...nothing. I replaced the thermostat 2 years ago and it has been running fine since but now this. Ideas??
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    KUWS24LSBS Wine Cellar Does Not Go Below 60F

    I have had this KUWS24LSBS Wine Cellar for two years and the past few months we have noticed that it does not go below 60F when on the coldest setting. It only has 4 bottles inside and wanted to see if anyone has had this issue. The fans still turn on and sounds like it is running fine. Is it...
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    SU130 Jenn-Air Range - Wiggling oven thermostat buzz and light flicker

    Jenn Air SU130 When you wiggle or tap the thermostat dial, it sometimes buzzes. Also if the oven light is on, wiggling the thermostat makes the light flicker on and off. Is the thermostat bad or is it a wiring issue? Why does the light flicker?
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    106.51713411 Kenmore coldspot not getting cold enough

    Hello, My freezer and fridge are both about twenty degrees warmer than they are set to, freezer reading 20 degree F, water dispenser is also no longer dispensing water (the display continues to work, counting the ounces it should have dispensed). The air ways are clear from what I can tell...
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    TFX30PR GE Refrigerator Cooling intermittently

    20+ year old GE side by side - best refrigerator I have ever owned. A month ago I noticed it had stopped making ice. Checked temperature with a temp gun and found freezer compartment at 30 degrees, fresh food side at 45 degrees. Further investigation found compressor cooling fan not turning, and...
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    790.49533312 Kenmore Double Wall Oven - Top oven won’t stay hot

    Hoping to get some help- so glad to find this place. I have a Kenmore electric double wall oven, model 790.49533312- I think it might be about 8 years old. Unfortunately, the top oven will heat up to temp, but won’t stay warm. When I select ‘bake’ it gets up to temp, and then immediately allows...
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    ID5HHEXWS00 Replacement thermostat "cold control" has different electrical connector configuration; need help for connections

    For a side-by-side freezer/fridge from IKEA (Whirlpool mfr.), model ID5HHEXWS00, here is the problem: A cold control, part WP2198202 was ordered. The push-on connectors (other than ground) have a completely different configuration than the original. So I have no guidance for where to connect the...
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    NE594R0ABS Samsung Range - oven not heating properly

    I have an electric Samsung Oven/Range. Recently, the oven does not heat up well. I tested it recently and turned on the oven. The oven sounded the indicator within about 5 minutes telling me it had reached 350-degrees. However, the temp inside the over was only about 175 degrees. I kept the...
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    How to select/force fan speed on a Bryant 355CAV042060FASA

    Issue: This HVAC system used to be managed by a Carrier Infinity SYSTXBBUID01-B thermostat. About a year ago, the display died, and the HVAC technician replaced the thermostat with a FocusPRO TH6220D1028, which doesn't support fan speed control. The home owner (older family member) always ran...