Danby 11.4 cu. ft. Frost Free Generation II CanStor Reversible Door Refrigerator - DFF1144W - Answered Questions & Fixed issues


Sounds like defrost problem. Could be fan motor, Defrost timer,or defrost heater. Try turning off for 8hr to melt ice then turn back on.If it runs and maintains temp for 24hr check and repair defrost Problem.

Danby 11.4 cu.... | Answered on Sep 06, 2010 | 234 views


The tray is located inside the toe panel at the bottom. Remove the tray carefully for cleaning as it will be full of disgusting effluent.

Danby... | Answered on Oct 31, 2019 | 32 views


Check the heater behind the panel in the freezer.I unplugged mine checked it and it seemed fine plugged back in .no more issues

Danby... | Answered on Jun 30, 2019 | 76 views


the list of causes --- yes on bad compressor will cause failure --as well as thermo safety -thermostat --low no freon --dirty condenser -fan failure --circuit failure -are a few

Danby... | Answered on May 09, 2019 | 80 views


hi before you may damage
install a new fan this can solve your problem

Danby... | Answered on May 01, 2019 | 62 views


Its probably the heater element. The Thermal cutout should be closed circuit. The bimetal can be open or closed depending on temperature. I am not familiar with these fridges. You will need to check the wiring diagram. Some open when they get warm, to allow a neutral path some close to complete the electrical circuit. Check for continuity of the bimetal when its been in the freezer overnight, then remove it and check if it goes open when warm (Or vice versa) If yours is an electronic defrost, it could be the board.

Danby... | Answered on Apr 10, 2019 | 52 views


That is a question you should ask the former owner. Was it working properly when you bought it.Maybe they cannot even give you an answer.

Danby... | Answered on Oct 22, 2018 | 104 views


dtt defrost termination thermostat defrost by time or temperature or both its a safety mechanism.Locted on the evaporater in the freezer compartment.

Danby... | Answered on Oct 20, 2018 | 99 views


main point of control is the thermostat the wire has to go somewhere disconnect fridge from power source have a closer look where wire has come off.Fridge is freezing because its running continuously compressor is not turing off or ramping down if inverter controled.

Danby... | Answered on Oct 20, 2018 | 102 views


check temp sensor

Danby... | Answered on Aug 25, 2018 | 205 views


Request installation instructions for part dg12-178 directly from Danby.

Danby... | Answered on Jun 27, 2018 | 43 views


Fixya is unable to suggest sources for Danby control knobs.

Danby... | Answered on Jun 24, 2018 | 23 views


Best place is check the receipt u received buying it . It should be in it. If not at laest u would have the sellers contact there who can give u ur number .

Danby... | Answered on Jun 02, 2018 | 760 views


possible open thermostat contacts. Must check thermostat with a volt/ohm meter.

Danby... | Answered on Apr 20, 2018 | 643 views


flush system black mold inside

Danby... | Answered on Mar 22, 2018 | 92 views


Hi,
It's the thermostat that's failed.
You'll need to buy a replacement unit, then fit it into the fridge.
If you can do this yourself, by all means get on with it.
If you can't do this yourself, you'll need to pay an engineer to do this for you,
or let everything freeze.?
best of luck

Danby... | Answered on Mar 22, 2018 | 990 views


Open the door and at the bottom is a plastic base grille. That needs to be removed and the coils are behind it.


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If you click on the above link and put DFF501WWDD in the search parameters, it will give you the ability to read or download the user manual. I believe the information you are looking for is on page 10 of the manual.

Good luck.
Semper Fi,
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Danby... | Answered on Mar 02, 2018 | 113 views

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