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same problem w mine and yes if you take the cover off the inside display you will be able to remove the board mine has a hole burnt in it.unplug harness w red blue and brown wires and jump and jump from brown to red unit will turn on you need a new board

Magic Chef... | Answered on Nov 26, 2018


Sounds like unit not getting cold enough to freeze ice. Maybe Blockage or leak in sealed system.

Magic Chef... | Answered on Oct 02, 2018


That clicking sound is the compressor trying to start, if it is less than a year old just call magic chef and they will replace the unit, if not the cost of a sealed system repair may make it not worth reairing

Magic Chef... | Answered on Sep 01, 2018


you are low on freon or the condenser fan is not working, call for service, this is not a DIY

Magic Chef... | Answered on Sep 01, 2018


are u saying u replaced the start relay? and capacitor? I would check the cold control thermostat as if its defective u will get no fan no compressor etc. u can also check the compressor itself by removing the relay and capacitor then using a multi meter to measure the run and start windings for ohms, measure separately then together and the reading u get when together should equal the readings of both separate measurements? give or take 5 percent. u test by connecting the multimeter prongs to the nutual and the run and the nutrul ( center prong) and the start prongs

Magic Chef... | Answered on Aug 06, 2018


Believe you need to change the start relay and overload, Sea Breeze

Magic Chef... | Answered on Jul 09, 2018


The red button is a circuit breaker and you are resetting it by pushing the button. Some circuit breakers of this type become unreliable and open the circuit randomly, often at some inconvenient time. Still, there could be a valid reason the breaker is popping.

Magic Chef... | Answered on May 23, 2018


Personally I would say NO only certified tech can do freon addition if needed

Magic Chef... | Answered on May 18, 2018


I just ran into the same problem with my fridge and was able to fix it. I wrote up this DIY. Sounds like you have the same issue!

http://www.wickedtinyhouse.com/single-post/2018/05/09/The-Saga-of-the-Broken-Magic-Chef

Magic Chef... | Answered on May 14, 2018

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