• Recently viewed  
  • Cart 

    Your Shopping Cart

    Showing last added item

    Parts Qty

    Total items:

Can't locate your model number? Use our finder

Choose your product type

Common model number plates

View sample model numbers by selecting your product brand

Select
Get FREE Standard Shipping on orders of $90.00 or more. Details

General Humidifiermodel #40

Add this model to "My Models" for easy access later.

General Humidifier Model #40 was saved to your profile.

You have reached the maximum number of models that can be added to your list.

Please Sign In or Register to have unlimited usage.

Questions & Answers about this model powered by

We have a team of experts and an active community here to answer any questions you have. In addition to help from the community, our experts actively follow up on questions to get you the information you need.

Kenmore Freezer Temperature Alarm Stays On

My Kenmore freezer model 970 temperature alarm is going off. I try to reset the alarm but it doesn't go off. The red LED light stays on even after trying to reset it. The freezer is working, everything is staying cold, i put a thermometer in there and it says it is 11degrees. What's wrong?

Posted November 24, 2010

Answers

Maira, November 24, 2010

Having this happen continuously can be very frustrating for you. I have attached some links below that have great information for that can be very helpful while you wait for the experts response. Hope it helps!

Jimmy K , November 26, 2010

On most Kenmore freezers the temperature alarm goes off when the control senses a temperature inside of 40 degrees or above. The alarm goes off when the temperature gets down to 5 degrees or lower.

If a freezer has very little food inside the temperature can go above 40 degrees when the freezer goes through a defrost cycle.

I recommend you go to http://services.sears.com/shs/category/repair?sid=MMLxexpertxmerch and get a Sears technician to diagnose and repair the freezer.

1

Please log in or register to add your comments.

Join this conversation

Join the
Conversation

Have a repair or installation question about this model?

Hide

M-F 6:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. CST
Sat 7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. CST
Sun 7:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. CST


Call close >>

Thank you! Your model has been added.

Save model in your profile permanently

Don't have a profile? It's fast and easy to create one. Sign up now and you can access your models anytime, anywhere.

Sign In Register

Save to this computer*

This option is valuable if you expect to revisit Sears PartsDirect using this computer and browser in the future.

*Saved models will only persist on this computer and browser. Model retention may be affected by your browser settings.

OK, Continue

Register Existing Customer? Sign In

By clicking Register, I agree to the terms of use and privacy policy.

Forgot password

The email address you entered is incorrect. Please try again.

Please enter your email address for this account. We will send you a confirmation email containing a link to reset your password. The password can be used across the entire suite of Sears websites.

Email Sent

An email has been sent to your account. Please follow the link in the email and you'll be prompted to create a new password. The password can be used for PartsDirect, Kmart, Sears, etc.

Password must include

  • At least 6 characters, no more than 15.
  • At least 1 letter (a - z)
  • At least 1 number (0 - 9)
  • No spaces
  • No special characters (i.e. %$#!@*)
  • Passwords are CaSe SEnSiTivE
  • Can't repeat same character more than 3 times in a row