What does an inverter board do in a refrigerator?
The Inverter Board basically controls the compressor in the base of the refrigerator. It is the most common occurrence which causes these types of units to fail and heat up as the compressor is not running.
What causes an inverter board to go bad?
The most common cause of failure or malfunctioning for inverters is an improper installation, often a combination of not following the user manual recommendation and selecting inappropriate cable type, gauges or in line fuses.
How do I know if my inverter is bad?
First, if the cooling fan, internal vents, or interior lights aren’t working properly, there may be an issue. Second, if you see abnormal flickering or dimming of lights on the dashboard or around the RV, it could be caused by converter problems.
What is GE wr49x10283 inverter board for GE refrigerator?
GE OEM WR49X10283 is compatible with various GE (General Electric) Refrigerator models GE WR49X10283 Inverter Board for GE Refrigerator works in conjunction with the compressor and manages the functions of the refrigerator such as cooling
What should the voltage be on a GE refrigerator Inverter Compressor?
I watched this video that explains how to diagnose it: Troubleshooting a Warm GE Refrigerator with an Inverter Compressor (GREAT video, by the way!). It says that the voltage from the control board to the inverter should be between 4 and 6 volts.
What to do if the inverter on a GE refrigerator goes bad?
Worked perfectly to get my GE monogram ZISS420 built in fridge back in service. To confirm it is the inverter that went bad, Just test J15 on the control board for the presence of 4-6 VDC and test the three terminals on the compressor windings for continuity which is usually around 7 ohms each.
What does the Inverter Control Board do on my Refrigerator?
The Inverter Control Board works in conjunction with the compressor to cool the fridge and manage the appliance functions. Please be aware that the refrigerator should be unplugged when replacing the Inverter Board.