Apr 132011

Samsung refrigerators are very simple refrigerators to work on.

From a glance they seem a bit complicated and overwhelming even to an Appliance Repair Technician.

Samsung refrigerators have been in the field for several years now in the United States.

As with everything the first few production runs had some common issues when they were first introduced. They have since fixed most of those “common issues” and have a much more reliable product in the market place.

The newer Samsung refrigerators have fewer problems.  If you do run into a problem, here is how to self diagnose your Samsung Refrigerator yourself.

After holding the correct buttons in (see diagram below) a segment will display in the “88 88” area on the panel. Use the chart below to determine which error code your Samsung Refrigerator is displaying. Continue reading »

Mar 242011

Disconnect power before attempting any appliance repair!

Samsung refrigerators are simple to work on. A handy DIY’er can tackle just about any Samsung refrigerator repair job. Often times the dispenser board will fail or get scuffed and need to be replaced. Removing the dispenser assembly is simple.  Samsung uses one Philip screw and four plastic tabs. Continue reading »