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FDD40J1 Frigidaire Dehumidifier - Overview

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PartSelect #:PS426380
Manufacturer #:216594300
The compressor start relay attaches to the compressor in your refrigerator. If your refrigerator will not start, one of the most common parts to fail is the compressor start relay....
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Manufacturer #:5308016437
The auto shut off switch is for dehumidifiers. If the water bucket is not attached properly the switch will ensure the compressor does not run. You may need to perform a continuity...
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Manufacturer #:309307012
This knob accepts a D-shaped shaft.
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Manufacturer #:327362201
This humidity control, also known as a humidistat unit, is used in dehumidifiers. The control monitors and detects when the air is damp and will signal to turn off and on automatic...
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Manufacturer #:327360001
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Common Symptoms of the FDD40J1

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The compressor would not run.

  • Customer: Linda from Gurnee, IL
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 16 of 23 people found this instruction helpful
I removed the cover, used a multimeter to test the compressor circuit, and found the compressor start relay to be defective.
Ordered a new one and installed it when it arrived. read more

Compressor was short cycling

  • Customer: Sherman from Tuttle, OK
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 11 of 16 people found this instruction helpful
Removed the cowling with a square drive screw driver, removed the spring clip from the cover of the compressor controls with a screw driver, pulled off the old compressor start relay and replaced it with the new part. Since other problems could have caused the compressor to short cycle this was a "replace the part and hope it would work" since that would be ... read more

Freezer would not run ... replace the compressor start relay which fixed the problem

  • Customer: Tom from CEDARTOWN, GA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 3 of 3 people found this instruction helpful
Pulled out the freezer. Unplugged. No freezer back cover was there. The compressor start relay was in a plastic encasement attached to the compressor - wires led me to it. Removed the solid metal spring with a screwdriver and removed the plastic cover. Tried to pull out the defective relay but the freezer was so old I needed a pliers to remove it. When I put... read more