Refrigerator Repair

refrigerator repair hillsboro

(503) 749-7981

The refrigerator is the centerpiece of the kitchen. You have it to help keep your meats, dairy, juices and vegetables and fruit cold before it comes time to eat or cook with them. A broken refrigerator will sometimes cause melted or thawed food that will need to be thrown out. No one wants to have to throw out good food into the garbage.

That’s the reason it’s so important for you to address any refrigerator issues ASAP! It is best to hire an appliance repair service in Hillsboro, OR that offers same-day service to diagnose and repair freezer and refrigerator problems.

You are at the right place! United Appliance Repair can to fix almost all basic refrigerator problems during the first appointment on the same day you call us. We work fast to guarantee your refrigerator or freezer is running again and so there is no food that needs to be thrown away.



We receive more service calls concerning refrigerator noises than all other issues related to freezers or fridges. The typical cause of noises coming out of a refrigerator is the evaporator fan motor in the freezer. Try to identify the source of the sound prior to calling us so we will be able to ensure our technicians bring the proper tools and replacement parts to correct the issue.


Our appliance technicians can correct leaking refrigerators too. The main causes for a leaking refrigerator is either a broken water inlet valve or a problem with the door closure or latch. We stock our service trucks with most of the needed replacement parts and tools to complete repairs in the initial appointment!


There are three typical reasons a residential refrigerator won’t run. The most obvious reason is when it’s not plugged in or if there is a tripped circuit breaker in the home. The other reasons are a temperature control problem or something is wrong with the compressor overload relay. Please ensure your refrigerator is plugged in and that all circuit breakers are flipped on before calling us.


An ice maker is not making ice isn’t much use. We can fix it! The most common problems with ice makers are temperature control in the freezer, broken fill tubes or a malfunctioning water inlet valve. Sometimes ice makers work slowly or make bad smelling ice. We are able to correct those issues as well!


Temperature issues are very typical concerning a broken refrigerator. A refrigerator that is warm is due to a malfunctioning air inlet damper. A refrigerator that is too cold is due to a broken temperature control or thermistor. This can be the same for a residential freezer that’s too cold. Our repairmen can fix freezer and refrigerator temperature issues on almost all major brands and models.


The water dispenser on your refrigerator will not work when the water inlet valve or dispenser actuators don’t work right. A water dispenser problem is not a typical refrigerator repair service. Of course, we can repair it! Our repairmen have all of the replacement parts and high-quality tools to fix water dispenser issues on Kenmore, GE, Whirlpool, LG, Sears, Whirlpool and several other brands of refrigerators.


You could have condensation problems and leaks with your kitchen’s refrigerator when the door latch or closure won’t work. Our appliance repairmen can diagnose problems and fix seals, hinges and gaskets to ensure that the refrigerator door opens and closes properly. A problem with a refrigerator door could also cause loss of temperature and spoiled food. We are also able to replace and repair burnt-out bulbs in a freezer or refrigerator.