Author Topic: MSD2456GEW Maytag Refrigerator Not Cooling  (Read 1482 times)

Offline Ol' Lonely

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MSD2456GEW Maytag Refrigerator Not Cooling
« on: September 25, 2011, 02:58:02 PM »
Model: MSD2456GEW

Customers Complaint: Refrigerator not running. Food in both the freezer and refrigerator section getting warm. Lights in the refrigerator come on when the door is opened.

I pulled the refrigerator out from the wall and removed the rear panel to see if I had power to the start relay on the side of the compressor. I could smell something burnt after removing the rear panel and suspected the start relay. I unplugged the refrigerator so I could remove the start relay to inspect it. After I removed the start relay from the side of the compressor I could see that it was burnt and needed to be replaced.

After checking the compressor with my ohm meter to make sure it was not shorted out I replaced the start relay with part # 12002784

With the new relay installed I plugged the refrigerator in and the compressor started running like it should.
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Re: MSD2456GEW Maytag Refrigerator Not Cooling
« Reply #1 on: September 25, 2011, 08:18:46 PM »
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Re: MSD2456GEW Maytag Refrigerator Not Cooling
« Reply #2 on: September 28, 2011, 11:12:00 PM »
LMAO!!

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Re: MSD2456GEW Maytag Refrigerator Not Cooling
« Reply #3 on: September 30, 2011, 03:42:33 PM »
working on kenmore frig mod 106.57026601 not cooling, removed evap back cover found a block of ice stuck on top right hand side meltdown ice  and put back on i will be back tomorrow

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Re: MSD2456GEW Maytag Refrigerator Not Cooling
« Reply #4 on: September 30, 2011, 04:10:30 PM »
rafael73 I don't know what to make of your post.
Did you have a question or are you just sharing with us what you found?

In any case you need to start a new topic as your post has nothing to do with this topic.
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