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Will I damage my refrigerator if I transport it on its side ...
The fridge would have to travel for about an hour on its side while I drive . my dad brought a fridge about an hour to my house, probably laying .
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Why is it bad to lay a refrigerator on it's side
When loading the refrigerator in a moving van, truck, etc., it is best to keep it standing upright. If laying the refrigerator on its side cannot be avoided, it is .
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Why_is_it_bad_to_lay_a_refrigerator_on_it's_side

Why doesn't my freezer work after laying refrigerator on its side ...
With the freezer upright, you should wait atleast three times the amount of time the freezer was turned on its side to allow the oil to migrate back into the .
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Why_doesn't_my_freezer_work_after_laying_refrigerator_on_its_side_during_a_move

Refrigerator - Moving Instructions
When loading the refrigerator in a moving van, truck, etc., it is best to keep it standing upright. If laying the refrigerator on its side cannot be avoided, it is .
http://www.geappliances.com/search/fast/infobase/10000318.htm

frequently asked questions, Can a fridge be placed on its side
The #1 problem with a fridge on it's side is the oil comes out of the compressor and runs up the cooling lines. If at all possible lay the fridge down on the opposite .
http://www.applianceaid.com/faq-side.html

Meredith Boozer, Vice President

Refrigerators must be upright - snopes.com
Avoid laying a refrigerator on its side. The oil in the compressor can flow into the cooling lines when the refrigerator is tipped onto its side.
http://message.snopes.com/showthread.php?t=62776

How To Move a Refrigerator - Appliance Repair Guide - ACME HOW ...
Avoid laying a refrigerator on its side. The oil in the compressor can flow into the cooling lines when the refrigerator is tipped onto its side. When returned to an .
http://www.acmehowto.com/howto/appliance/refrigerator/move.php

Kori Dorton, Secretary

Can You Lay Down a Refrigerator? | eHow.com
Lay the refrigerator or freezer down on its side, and not its back. Coils, which are often found in the back, can be damaged if the box is laid on its back. Always .
http://www.ehow.com/about_5212019_can-lay-down-refrigerator_.html

Fridges: Transportation do's and dont's. - Kitchen - Home
strange. we transported a fridge from past joondalup to north perth on a trailer laying down . Upright is recommended but lying on it's side would be Ok if you're carefull. . If transported on its side, a solid day or 2 is prudent.
http://forums.whirlpool.net.au/archive/480467

Carroll Tucker, Treasurer

Refrigerator - Ask Me Help Desk
Mar 12, 2005 . What actually happens to a refrigerator if it is laid on its side or back ? . depend how long it is stand up after it was laying on its side or back.
http://www.askmehelpdesk.com/other-home-garden/refrigerator-8305.html

Moving a Refrigerator
Describes how to move a refrigerator using a bike. . still a good idea to carry a refrigerator on a bike trailer laying on its side, not standing upright. . When hauling a refrigerator on its side, it's a good idea to load it so that the side nearest the .
http://www.bikesatwork.com/hauling-cargo-by-bike/moving-a-refrigerator.html

Google Answers: moving a refrigerator
Avoid laying a refrigerator on its side. The oil in the compressor can flow into the cooling lines when the refrigerator is tipped onto its side.
http://answers.google.com/answers/threadview/id/537391.html

A Guide for College Living: Tips on Taking Care of Your Mini-Fridge
The mini-fridge is often a college student's best friend when living on campus, . Honestly, I haven't had any trouble at all transporting em lying on their sides.
http://cherangelry.hubpages.com/hub/A-Guide-for-College-Living-Tips-on-Taking-Care-of-Your-Mini-Fridge

Amy Atkins, Trustee

Refrigerator on Its Side - Ask.com
Top questions and answers about Refrigerator on Its Side. Find 3224 questions and answers about Refrigerator on Its Side at Ask.com Read more.
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Sheryl Carroll, Trustee

Laying Refrigerators Down When Moving Them
Refrigerator by Laying it Down . As long as the refrig is laid down on whichever side allows this line to stay . but only in its entirety, including this message.
http://www.davesrepair.com/DIYhelp/DIYhorizrefmoves.htm

Tips for Moving a Refrigerator - InfoBarrel
Some people don't realize that laying a refrigerator on its side or back causes the oil to flow away from the compressor. If you plug in the fridge and there's not .
http://www.infobarrel.com/Tips_for_Moving_a_Refrigerator

Moving a Refrigerator - How to Move a Refrigerator
Aug 22, 2011 . Laying the refrigerator on its side involves a risk of running the oil from the compressor into the cooling tubes. If you must, lay the refrigerator on .
http://www.buzzle.com/articles/moving-a-refrigerator-how-to-move-a-refrigerator.html

What is the best way to move a refrigerator
While it is recommended to move it in the up-right position, it is ok to move it on its side (either) or resting on its front. Laying it on its back where the condenser is .
http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_is_the_best_way_to_move_a_refrigerator

Moving a Refrigerator
Aug 12, 2011 . Avoid laying the refrigerator on its side. When the refrigerator is on its side, the oil in the compressor can flow into the cooling lines. Then, when .
http://blog.upack.com/posts/moving-a-refrigerator/

Refrigerator Repair Sydney : All Freeze Refrigeration
A: If you have to transport the fridge you can lay it on its side. It's best if the hinges are at the top so the doors don't fall open. After moving, you should leave it .
http://www.fridgerepairs.com.au/faqs.htm

Sharron Cutbirth, Trustee

Fridge Repair Tips : All Freeze Refrigeration Sydney
If you have to transport the fridge you can lay it on its side. It's best if the hinges are at the top so the doors don't fall open. After moving, you should leave it stand .
http://www.fridgerepairs.com.au/tips.htm

Appliance411 Home Service: Helpful Tips : Refrigerator
If you have to transport the fridge you can lay it on its side (after securing its shelves and doors). After moving, it should be left to stand upright at least an hour .
http://www.appliance411.com/service/Helpful_Tips/Refrigerator/

Cindy Dietz, Trustee

Moving fridges - how long to wait? - Kitchen - Home
Essential Moving Advice. •Don't lay it on its side. •Always keep the refrigerator standing upright as much as possible. This ensures that oil won't .
http://forums.whirlpool.net.au/archive/1605828

Bruce Evans, Parents & Friends President

Will I Damage My Refrigerator if I Transport It on Its Side? | eHow.com
Other People Are Reading. Can I Lay My New Fridge on Its Side to Transport? Should I Use a Refrigerator in My Hot Garage? Print this article .
http://www.ehow.com/info_7984988_damage-refrigerator-transport-its-side.html

AFS
I just purchased a Sub-Zero refrigerator, what are the electrical requirements for . If the unit arrived and was lying on its side, how long before I can plug it in?
http://trevarrowinc.com/AFSServices/Faq.html

Ginna Lewis, Trustee, ’86

How long should I wait before plugging in a new refrigerator?
Nov 18, 2010 . Today I received my new refrigerator, and I've been told not to plug it in until . in a non-standard position (for example on its side), compressor oil can . the waiting time is much less than if you had to lay it down to get it there.
http://diy.stackexchange.com/questions/2959/how-long-should-i-wait-before-plugging-in-a-new-refrigerator

Susan Recks, Parents & Friends Representative

Quahog fact sheet
A quahog's age can be determined by counting the growth rings on its shell. . keep up to a week in the refrigerator if they are unopened and laid on their sides.
http://seagrant.gso.uri.edu/factsheets/fsquahog.html

Cuyama Peak - Bob Burd's Trip Reports
Dec 21, 2004 . A sickly looking mattress on a spring bed was in the middle, a refridgerator was lying on its side with more trash inside, graffitti littered the walls .
http://www.snwburd.com/bob/trip_reports/cuyama_1.html

Kristen Roberson, Parents & Friends Representative

Moving a Refrigerator | DoItYourself.com
Avoid tilting the refrigerator at an angle greater than 45 degrees and do not lay it on its side as this can cause permanent damage if the oil from the compressor .
http://www.doityourself.com/stry/moving-a-refrigerator

Absorption refrigerators (John De Armond)
To aid the fluids' return to their proper places, I then rocked the 'fridge between lying flat on its (looking from the rear) right side to just a bit past upright. All the .
http://yarchive.net/ac/absorption_refrig.html

Mark Schneider, Trustee

RV Refrigerator Maintenance
Jul 22, 2002 . Apparently, when an absorption cooler as this type of refrigerator is . We then laid it on its side and looked at the mounting compartment for it.
http://www.alpharubicon.com/altenergy/burpserger.htm

Amazon.com: Customer Reviews: Emerson Compact Refrigerator
4.0 out of 5 stars A Stylish Compact Fridge With Good Traits But So-So Performance . Vertical cartons can be laid down on their sides) It can keep things in a solid . Doesn't hold a quarter of a gallon of milk unless you lay it on the side on the .
http://www.amazon.com/Emerson-CR500-Compact-Refrigerator/product-reviews/B0014E448U


Sears Retail Outlet Store - San Leandro, CA
Sears Outlet is where my dad went to get his new fridge. . us put it on our truck and let us know not to plug it in for 24 hours since it was laying on its side.
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Moving Appliances - How to Move a Refrigerator
Don't lay it on its side. Always keep the refrigerator standing upright as much as possible. This ensures that oil won't seep into the cooling tubes which can cause .
http://moving.about.com/od/packingoversizeitems/a/move_fridge.htm