Sometimes compressor wont come on, temp rises. Once defrost is initiated, won`t come out of defrost mode.

ApplianceWhirlpool Refrigerator


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Screw drivers

Dennis From Santee, CA

Jun 18, 2009

7 out of 8 people found this instruction helpful

Disconnect power cord from power outlet. Remove 2 screws holding control panel in place. Swing panel down to access timer. Remove 4 wires from timer. Remove 2 clips from timer bracket. Remove & replace defrost timer. Re-install clips. Re-connect wires. Swing panel up and install 2 screws. Plug in power cord, cycle & test operation.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Defrost Timer

Part Number: PS987303

In Stock