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I have a Samsung RF323TEDBSR refrigerator. The refrigerator

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I have a Samsung RF323TEDBSR refrigerator. The refrigerator side works well but the freezer has stopped. I've changed out the main board and inverter board still remains the same.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 1 year ago.

That model has two evaporators one for the ref, and one for the freezer and it has one compressor, so it uses a reversing valve to change the flow of freon from one evap to the other to control the temps in each compartment the computer tells the valve when to reverse, if you have changed the board and all the fans are running then the odds are that the valve is sticking and not reversing when its supposed to, and that is a major repair, the sealed system has to be opened up and the valve has to be replaced.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have a service manual from Samsung and it does not mention this valve. The diagram does show it either. Could there be another problem.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Is there a way to test the output to the valve to see if the board is sending the signal?
Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 1 year ago.

Is the freezer cooling at all or just not cold and is the fan inside the freezer running?

Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 1 year ago.

it's possible you do not have the model I am referring to and I can't seem to locate a tech sheet for that unit so I will pass this on so that another tech can help with this issue, thanks.

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