refrigerator coil frozen up and kept the refrigerator from cooling

ApplianceFrigidaire Refrigerator


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers

Shannon From Bluefield, WV

Nov 07, 2008

2 out of 2 people found this instruction helpful

Remove front cover below door, remove 2 screws attaching the defrost timer to the refrigerator frame.
Unplug wiring harness plug from timer an install new one.
Remove metal cover in back of the freezer compartment. unpug the two wires going to the thermostat, remove the thermostat { thermostat is held onto the cooling coil with a clip} , remove thermostat and replace with new one

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Defrost Timer - 60Hz 120V

Part Number: PS423801

In Stock

Thermostat,defrost (Now subbed to Defrost Thermostat)

Part Number: PS2350702

In Stock