The "Jazz" control panel is what Whirlpool (manufacturers of Amana and also Maytag devices) calls the Flexible Defrost Control (ADC) board made use of in some versions of french door and also bottom-mount Maytag as well as Amana fridges. You can recognize allure control panel by the 2, single-digit electronic display screens for the fridge freezer as well as fresh food temperature level modification that lie on top of the fresh food compartment.These Jazz boards stop working quite regularly. Both most usual failing settings on these boards are 1) Failing to launch defrost and also 2) Failing to quit the compressor throughout defrost.In both instances, the evaporator frosts up a lot

that air can"t circulation with it any longer. When I obtain the telephone call, the normal grievance is that the fridge freezer temperature levels are great yet the fresh food area (the beer area)is not chilly enough.Troubleshooting these Jazz boards is rather uncomplicated. If the defrost home heating component in the fridge freezer warms up, place the device right into forced defrost setting as well as see. You can inform this in a variety of methods:- really feel the burner(very carefully!) , if you can reach it-pay attention for crackling as the frost thaws off the evaporator and also strikes the warm aspect- procedure wattage or present adjustment(must raise)-- a Kill-A-Watt meter makes this fast and also very easy to do.The compressor must shut down throughout defrost. If you still hear it

running, then you wear "t requirement to do any kind of additional troubleshooting since you recognize allure board misbehaves and also you can proceed and also change it.If the defrost heating system does not fume in forced defrost setting, then you require to examine as well as dismantle the fridge freezer connection of the defrost limiter as well as thaw heating unit. Yet, I obtained ta inform ya, in these systems I change much

a lot more Jazz boards than I do thaw limiters. And also I put on" t assume I"ve ever before needed to change a defrost heating unit in among these models.So, exactly how do you place allure control panel right into forced defrost setting? I believed you "d never ever ask! The technology sheet behind the toe grill has guidelines similar to this:* You can view me at work as I reveal you exactly how to run diagnostics on these boards, consisting of placing it right into required defrost setting. As


much as changing allure board, there are a pair strategies available. Initial point is to eliminate the light cover (the clear plastic component over the lights

behind the control board ). It simply relapses and also off. That" s the very easy part.One means to access allure board is to eliminate the whole control real estate, like ahso:


The various other technique, as well as my favored technique, is to simply unclip allure board real estate, allowing it turn down, yet leaving the remainder of the control real estate undamaged, like ahso:


You can additionally view me at work as I change allure Board in among these fridges: