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I have a Kenmore Elite Coldspot - Model 106 and it is

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I have a Kenmore Elite Coldspot - Model 106 and it is intermittently beeping. I read the other question about the same issue, but ours id definitely coming from our unit. Thanks!
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

Hello from JA
My name is Woody.
I will be glad to assist you today.
I have been servicing ALL Major Brands of Appliances for 35 Years,
and have over 100,000 in home repairs and over 80,000 internet repairs under my belt.

Can I please have the Full model number of the unit to better assist you ?

All Sears Kenmore products have a 10 digit model number that look like this 123 .(###) ###-####/p>

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
106.44423603
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

Thank you !

Give me a minute or two to look information up I will be right back.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Okay, thank you Woody
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

ok can you tell where the beeping is coming from?

And how often does it beep?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Seems to be coming from the freezer and beeps every minute or so to several seconds intermittently
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I guess what I mean is it is not constant or evenly beeping
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

ok lets turn the unit off for say 5 min and see if you still hear the beep .

Let me know

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
BTW, I'm not at the appliance...it's in my rental home driving my tenant crazy!
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

ok can you have them turn it if or turn the breaker off for 5 min and see if they still hear the beep?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
okay
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

I`ll be right here ,I do have other customer but I will reply back as soon as I see you reply back to me .

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are you just making sure it's coming from the appliance?
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

That and rebooting the electronic control board also

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Still beeping
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
If you pop out the filter, there is a re-set button...should we do that?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are you still there Woody?
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

Yes for some reason the replies are not coming back to me .

If the unit was turned off or unplugged (Not having any power to it ) and it still beeped it is NOT from the refrigerator.

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

I have looked at the technical data sheet and the use and care booklet and see no mention of this model even having any type of an audible tone alarm .

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

And the model number you have given me shows the water filter is located under the unit at the front grill .

And there is no reset button there!!

That button is to unlock the filter from the housing.

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

And in the models parts break down I do not even see an electronic control board that would make a beeping noise in the freezer area either.

I have to think you tenant is having the beeping noise coming from some where else.

Possible the cabinet or drawer next to the refrigerator .

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No, we left the power off for 5 minutes and turned back on (basically tried a "reboot" if you will) and beeping resumed
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It is definitely the appliance beeping...maybe something with the compressor?
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

The compressor has nothing that will beep.

And the compressor is in the rear under the unit not in the freezer.

Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

And while it was off the unit never beeped ?

And are you 100% sure the beeping is coming from the freezer section?

How is the unit cooling ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Definitely coming from fridge. Unit is cooling/freezing fine. We will replace filter today and see what happens.
Expert:  Whrlp Master Tech replied 1 year ago.

The filter has no beeper attached to it at all.

And if you want me to help you ,you or they need to narrow it down as to where is the noise coming from!

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