Discuss

Moved refrigerator, freezer fine but refrigerator is too warm

 in

Refrigerator & Freezer Repair

. "

Purchased new refrigerator / freezer and had installer move existing Maytag side/side refrigerator to the garage to serve as a

..."
 
 
Register | FAQ's | New Posts | Today's Posts | Extras
Appliance Repair Forum > Appliance Repair Help > Refrigerator & Freezer Repair » Moved refrigerator, freezer fine but refrigerator is too warm

Post New Thread  Reply By reading any content on this site you agree to AppliancePartsPros.com, Inc. disclaimer and Terms of Use.
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2010, 10:59 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Posts: 10
tigerjim is on a distinguished road
Default Moved refrigerator, freezer fine but refrigerator is too warm
Model Number: MSD2556AEW   Brand: Maytag   Age: More than 10 years   

Appliance Parts from AppliancePartPros.com


Purchased new refrigerator / freezer and had installer move existing Maytag side/side refrigerator to the garage to serve as a secondary for drinks etc. Freezer is cold, refrigerator is 45 - 52 degrees and so I checked the coils for icing. Clean as a whistle, evaporator fan was blowing. Refrigerator was tilted back about 45 degrees when moved to clear some objects that were hanging, could that have led to the problem?

Regards,
Tigerjim


Related Models
Maytag MSD2556AEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2559XEB00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2559XEM00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2559XEW00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2572VEB00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2572VEB01 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2572VES00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2572VES01 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2572VEU00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2572VEU01 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2572VEW00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2572VEW01 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2573VEB00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2573VEW00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2574VEA00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2574VEA10 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2574VEB00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2574VEB10 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2574VEM00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2574VEM10 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2574VEQ00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2574VEQ10 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2574VEW00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2574VEW10 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2576VEA00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2576VEB00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2576VEM00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2576VEW00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2578VEA00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2578VEB00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2578VEM00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2578VEW00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2641KEB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2641KES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2641KEU REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2641KEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD264RHEB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD264RHEQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD264RHES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD264RHEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2650HEB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2650HEQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2650HES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2650HEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2650KES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2650KEU REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2651HEB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2651HEQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2651HES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2651HEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2651KES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2651KEU REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2651KGB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2651KGW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2652KEB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2652KES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2652KEU REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2652KEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2652KGB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2652KGW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2654FRQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2654FRW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2654GRQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2654GRW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2655HEB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2655HEQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2655HES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2655HEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2656DEB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2656DEQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2656DEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2656GEB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2656GEQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2656GEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2656KES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2656KEU REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2656KGB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2656KGW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2657HEB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2657HEQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2657HES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2657HEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2658KES00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2658KES01 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2658KES02 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2658KEU00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2658KEU01 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2658KEU02 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2658KGB00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2658KGB01 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2658KGB02 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2658KGW00 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2658KGW01 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2658KGW02 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2659KEB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2659KEQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2659KES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2659KEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD265MHEB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD265MHEQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD265MHES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD265MHEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD265RHEB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD265RHEQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD265RHES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD265RHEW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2660KES REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2660KGB REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2660KGW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2669KEA00 Refrigerator
Maytag MSD2669KEA01 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2669KEB00 Refrigerator
Maytag MSD2669KEB01 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2669KEW00 Refrigerator
Maytag MSD2669KEW01 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2669KEY00 Refrigerator
Maytag MSD2669KEY01 REFRIGERATOR
Maytag MSD2722GRQ REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2722GRW REF - SXS/I&W
Maytag MSD2732GRQ REF - SXS/I&W
Reply With Quote
See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by AppliancePartsPros.com
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 06-09-2010, 11:59 AM
Senior Expert
APP Volunteer
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Posts: 17,959
denman is a name known to all
Default

Purchased new refrigerator / freezer and had installer move existing Maytag side/side refrigerator to the garage to serve as a secondary for drinks etc. Freezer is cold, refrigerator is 45 - 52 degrees
Check the freezer temperature just cold may not be good enough to cool down the fresh food section. It should be around 0 degrees F.
Also how long have you let it run, give it at least 24 hours before concluding that you have a problem.

and so I checked the coils for icing. Clean as a whistle, evaporator fan was blowing.
This sort of concerns me as usually after a unit has had the doors opened you would expect that the coils would be condensing out the moisture from the air in the unit so you would see frost. A coating of frost is normal except right after a defrost cycle.

Refrigerator was tilted back about 45 degrees when moved to clear some objects that were hanging, could that have led to the problem?
Usually tilting back does not cause a problem. It is a good idea to leave a fridge unplugged for 24 hours after it is moved just in case some oil got up into the lines..
__________________
-
Reply With Quote
See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by AppliancePartsPros.com
 
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Freezer is fine; refrigerator warm LaDonna357 Refrigerator & Freezer Repair 16 06-28-2013 03:56 PM
freezer fine refrigerator too warm cibao67 Refrigerator & Freezer Repair 5 07-10-2012 07:42 PM
Freezer fine, refrigerator too warm oklahomagirl Refrigerator & Freezer Repair 0 05-29-2010 09:58 PM
Freezer is fine, refrigerator is too warm amnhac81 Refrigerator & Freezer Repair 0 07-10-2009 03:48 PM
Freezer is fine, refrigerator is too warm. silvia28 Refrigerator & Freezer Repair 0 08-05-2008 11:16 AM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:49 PM.

The content on this web site is for informational purposes only and is not intended to replace an on-site diagnosis from a qualified appliance service technician. By reading any content on this site you agree to AppliancePartsPros.com , Inc. disclaimer and Terms of Use.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17