How to Reset a Jenn Air Refrigerator?

Written By David Varnes

David Varnes is an Appliance Repair Professional with over 15 years of experience.

Resetting your Jenn Air fridge is something that can be easily achieved. However, it might be a problem if you do not know how to. This article will show you how to reset a Jenn Air fridge in easy-to-follow steps. We will also discuss other things that you need to know about your Jenn Air fridge.

How to Reset a Jenn Air Refrigerator?

To reset a Jenn Air refrigerator, remove the grille panel at the top. The fridge’s on/off switch can be found near it. To reset your refrigerator, turn it off and then back on again.

Related: How to Reset Whirlpool Refrigerator?

How to Remove a Jenn Air Grille Panel?

Open the refrigerator door. Grab the grill panel’s lowest edge with your fingers and two hands beneath the panel.

Continue to pull out the grille panel until it comes free from the fridge. Finally, lift it to remove it from the refrigerator.

How to Reset Filter Light on Jenn Air Refrigerator?

To reset a Jenn Air refrigerator filter light, look for the “reset filter” button and press and hold it for roughly 3 seconds.

How to Reset a Jenn Air Refrigerator Water Filter?

The reset button on the front of your Jenn Air refrigerator is used to reset the water filter’s timer. Resetting the water filter timer is generally done after replacing the water filter.

How to Change a Jenn Air Water Filter?

Eject the cartridge or open the hatch. Remove the filter from the housing. Turn the water filter cap counterclockwise until it stops to remove it.

Replace the water filter cap on top of the new filter. Make sure that both are correctly aligned with one another.

How to Reset Jenn Air Refrigerator Compressor?

Disconnect the refrigerator’s power cable from the power outlet. Set the fridge’s control to “0” or “off.” Then reconnect the appliance to the power outlet. Return the refrigerator temperature to its normal or desired level.

How to Reset Jenn Air Refrigerator Over Temperature Alarm?

Find the “reset alarm” button and press it to reset your Jenn Air refrigerator. The over-temperature alert is only activated when something goes wrong with the refrigerator’s temperature.

As a result, if the problem is resolved, the alarm will automatically shut off. However, if you set the alarm back without rectifying the situation, it will continue to sound every 4 hours.

How to Defrost Drain the Jenn Air Refrigerator?

There is a small drain hole on the back wall of the freezer, just above where the floor slopes up to the back, in the middle. A screw holds a plastic panel in position. Remove the screw and the panel to reveal the drain hole.


If you are looking for a way to reset your Jenn Air fridge or want to learn more about the different features of this appliance, then our article is perfect for you. We’ve provided easy-to-follow steps on how to reset your refrigerator and tips on what every owner needs to know about their Jenn Air model.

If anything in these instructions is unclear, please don’t hesitate to contact us for more help.