How to Change a Freezer Compressor Relay Switch?

Answer The compressor on a freezer is the motor that runs the appliance. When activated by a relay switch, the unit forces refrigerant gas under high pressure through the condenser coils to lower the temp... Read More »

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How to Change the Light Switch in a Kenmore Freezer?

Kenmore installs a manual light switch in its freezers and refrigerators. When you close the door to the freezer, the door compresses the switch and turns it off. When you open the door, the switch... Read More »

In a double door fridge set points are there in both freezer and cooler sections but you see only one compressor How does this single compressor operate for two different set points?

The compressor does all the cooling. Those set points only control the air movements from the cooling coil area to the freezer or fridge side. So! you adjust the air flow for more or less cooling i... Read More »

Even after changing the start relay and the capacitor what would keep a Frigidaire refrigerator compressor from starting and just buzz?

Very possible that the start winding of the compressor motor is partially shorted. A grounded winding would cause a breaker to trip, however, a shorted start winding would not produce enough torqu... Read More »

What is a Car Relay Switch?

There are many electrical currents flowing throughout your car, and many of them must be regulated so they electrical parts will not malfunction. The parts that regulate the current are called rel... Read More »