The actuator arm broke on the unit and it had to be replaced

ApplianceFrigidaire Refrigerator

Model

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Irene From Perkasie, PA

Nov 25, 2008

8 out of 16 people found this instruction helpful

The actuator arm was the only part that was a little difficult. The drip tray and the kick plate went on very easily. First, we went online to your schematic on the unit. This showed how it was assembled and how it came apart. We then terminated the power to the refrigerator, and removed the drip tray which exposed two screws holding in the face plate for the ice/water on the door of the refrigerator. We then removed three screws from the control panel and pulled it forward. This exposed the actuator and two more screws that held it into place. We removed them and unplugged the small plug giving power to the actuator. We then installed the new part and replaced all the screws that had been removed. We reassembled the face plate and the screws there and then snapped in the drip tray. When we turned on the power everything worked fine.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Dispenser Grille

Part Number: PS1148319

$25.05
In Stock

Kickplate Grille

Part Number: PS1525951

$29.18
In Stock

Water Dispenser Actuator

Part Number: PS1526418

$80.57
In Stock