Frost building up in ice shoot air leaking around door recess assembly

ApplianceHotpoint Refrigerator


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Charles From Inman, SC

Sep 19, 2009

5 out of 12 people found this instruction helpful

First disconnect power and turn off water supply.Removes the cover that indicates water and ice settings,removed 4 screws that held the switch assembly on,unplugged wiring harness (left solenoid wires connected.removed screw holding arm that closes door and removed assembly.Covered hole with duct tape ordered parts (which came very quickly turned water and power back on.When new parts came actuator arm was different on door put old one on door and reassembled in reverse order

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Ice Dispenser Door Spring

Part Number: PS299222

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Dispenser Door Assembly or Flapper

Part Number: PS964304

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