Why is it bad to lay a refrigerator on it's side?

Answer (Improved Answer) WOW, I was looking for a simple answer and ended up finding folk lore, so I went to GE, the manufacturer of refrigerators for years. I do want to note that the original person to ... Read More »

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What causes a side by side general electric refrigerator to freeze on the refrigerator side?

AnswerTry thoroughly defrosting it. If the self-defrost isn't working properly the ice could build up in the freezer side, moisture could freeze into the insulation, pass the frost through the wall... Read More »

How to Connect a Whirlpool Side-by-Side Refrigerator With Water to the Door?

Most Whirlpool side-by-side refrigerators have an automatic ice maker built into the refrigerator cavity, and many also have an ice and water dispenser installed in the freezer door. The refrigerat... Read More »

How to Remove the Door Handle Trim on a Frigidaire Side-by-Side Refrigerator?

Frigidaire has been producing high-quality appliances since it introduced its first electric refrigerator in 1913. Today's Frigidaire side-by-side refrigerators include handles that you can quickly... Read More »

How to Put a GE Side-by-Side Refrigerator in Manual Defrost Mode?

GE side-by-side refrigerator and freezer units may need to be defrosted if a large buildup of frost occurs in the freezer compartment. Defrosting the freezer will help eliminate unwanted odors, dir... Read More »