Can You Transport a Fridge on Its Side?


A fridge can be transported lying on its side but you run the risk of the oil in the compressors running into the cooling lines. After moving it, it is advisable to leave it to stand upright for at least an hour before plugging it in.
Q&A Related to "Can You Transport a Fridge on Its Side?"
The refrigerator has a compressor, which pushes liquid and gas through tubes to cool down the refrigerator. Oil flows into the compressor to keep it running smoothly. When the refrigerator
The oil in the compressor can flow into the cooling lines when the
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The reason for leaving it upright for 24 hours is to let all the oil settle back into the compressor. If you try to start it before that happens, you could ruin the compressor. It
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