During Hurricane Ike, frig. saw several inched of saltwater and sand underneath. AFter cleaning up, I tried to run and only the blower fan worked. It must have been just above the water. The compressor did not kick on. I looked at the lowest elec. connections and saw corrsion on the overload protect

ApplianceGeneral Electric Refrigerator

Modelgts18hcmerww

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

ken From fulshear, TX

Jul 03, 2009

3 out of 4 people found this instruction helpful

This was after sitting idle for 9 mos. I simply pulled the part, ordered the same part and installed. Nothing more than a couple of screws and 2 wire connections. It now works great.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Overload/ptc - 5 speed

Part Number: PS963864

$22.61
In Stock