Dometic RV Refrigerator Troubleshooting Guide

Dometic RV Refrigerator Troubleshooting Guide

RV Refrigerators may not be the same as home fridges; there are variations, especially for recreational vehicles.  For instance, the RV fridges cooling system is different from a regular fridge. Maintaining and repairing your RV’s fridge may be complicated than you may expect. To troubleshoot your Domestic RV refrigerator, you should know how it works,…

Can You Transport a Refrigerator on Its Side?

Can You Transport a Refrigerator on Its Side?

Moving is not always an easy task. Packing everything and moving to a new location can be overwhelming, especially if you have not done it in a long time. One of the problematic tasks when moving involves transporting your kitchen appliances without damaging them. The trickiest appliance to transport is a refrigerator. It is bulky,…

How Many Amperes Does a Refrigerator Use

How Many Amperes Does a Refrigerator Use

What are the Amps( Amperes)? An amp measures the rate of electric flow, which is also the electrical current. As per the refrigerators, an amp is the amount of electricity a compressor uses to cool down a fridge.  Amp is necessary as it determines the amount of electricity consumed and therefore your monthly bill. That’s…

How to Bypass the Start Relay on a Refrigerator

How to Bypass the Start Relay on a Refrigerator

If your unit is warming up too quickly, producing a ticking sound, or your refrigerator is not cooling the food but sounds like it is running, the refrigerator start relay may be damaged. A refrigerator start relay is a device usually mounted on the compressor to jump-start the compressor periodically. The refrigerator’s compressor does not…

Norcold Refrigerator Troubleshooting Guide

Norcold Refrigerator Troubleshooting Guide

Norcold is the leading manufacturer of RV gas/electric absorption refrigerators in the county. They make some of the quietest refrigerators. However, like other equipment and appliances, the refrigerator may “act up” or have some issues that make it difficult to get the most out of your machine. Troubleshooting your Norcold refrigerator can help clear some…