A wine fridge has been available nowadays and it is an easier way to store a bottle of wine. Whether it is for a collection of rare and expensive wines, or for personal and special drinks, a wine fridge has been a big help. Like any other appliance, the Viking wine fridge may have some problems and would need professional repair.
There may be issues that can happen in the wine fridge that can affect its full potential capability. One of the common problems is the Viking wine fridge not cooling. Here are some of the possible reasons why this can happen.
Wine Fridge not cooling after a power outage
A power outage can happen and once the power is back, the appliance should be working once again. If the Viking wine cooler no power, check the power cord and the wall circuit if it is both working. If working, have the fridge unplug for 20 mins. Plug back the fridge power, the reset will allow the compressor pressure and enable it to start well. If the problem still persists, there are other components that may be faulty. You can let Viking refrigerator repair professionally look into and do the repair needed.
Problem with the Compressor
This part of the wine cooler causes it to cool down. If this is not working properly, this could affect the temperature of the unit. Not able to get enough power can cause the wine cooler compressor to not turn on. Overheating of the compressor can also cause. If this happens, have it be checked by Viking wine cooler repair.
Problem with the Capacitor
The capacitor helps the compressor to start and it sends a boost of energy. If there is any problem with it, this will cause further issues with the entire unit.
The thermostat can also cause the wine fridge not to cool and if this is defective, it could not supply the power for the components such as the compressor, condenser fan, and evaporator fan. It also helps in regulating and adjust the temperature of the wine fridge. If this could be the culprit, it needs to be replaced by a professional technician.
Fridge door problem
A faulty fridge door or the gaskets are not properly sealed can also cause the wine cooler cooling problem. This will allow the cool air to come out continuously and the warm air gets into the fridge. The gasket is the flexible elastic strip that you see around the edge of the fridge door. If this is torn or damaged. Let the professional technician check and what will happen is the Sealed system rebuild kit + heat exchanger + evaporator drier filter. One year warranty.
Viking wine fridge also has available under-counter type. If there are issues experienced in an under-counter Viking wine fridge such as a temperature problem, or an ice build-up. Ice build-up can be due to multiple factors like the humidity and the oftentimes opening and closing of the wine cooler door. If the problem still persists, have it checked by a professional technician.
Lastly, wines are always enjoyed when chilled. Aside from maintaining the temperature and retaining the coolness of the fridge, you can also have it placed in a bucket of ice. Viking under-counter ice maker, an easy, fast and efficient way to get ice and enjoy the drink.