When it comes to diagnosing problems with your fridge, some issues are easier to solve than others. For instance, if your fridge light doesn’t work, it’s pretty safe to assume that you simply need the light bulb changed. But problems with your refrigeration compressor are a bit harder to solve. That’s why we’re here to help.
What’s the Problem with Your Refrigerator Compressor?
The fan stops working.
Your compressor fan is responsible for helping keep your refrigerator cool and prevent it from overheating. If that stops, your fridge will become a lot warmer than it should and could potentially shut down if the problem isn’t fixed.
The compressor clicks on and off.
If you’re compressor is constantly clicking on and off, you could have a problem with your start relay or your compressor could be overloading. Since it’s an electrical issue, we don’t recommend trying to fix this yourself. Instead, call a refrigerator repair service — like us!
The fridge isn’t cool enough.
A warm fridge is one of the biggest and most apparent signs that your have a problem with your refrigerator compressor. The problem could be with the compressor motor, and this needs to be tested to check if it’s malfunctioning. Since most compressors have a capacity, it’s best to call the professionals for this issue.
At Speedy Refrigerator Service, we have the expertise and skills needed to diagnose and fix any problems with your fridge or freezer at an affordable price. For more information or to schedule a service, call us at 866-782-9376.