Needed to replace door shelf retainer for freezer as existing end caps had broken

ApplianceFrigidaire Refrigerator


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Pliers
Screw drivers

Stephen From New York, NY

Apr 17, 2010

3 out of 4 people found this instruction helpful

First removed existing damaged shelf retainer bar and end caps from freezer door. Next cut down new oversized retainer bar to size with hack saw. Then slightly opened up doubled over metal at each end of retainer bar with pliers and screw driver in order to create the small "nicks" that are needed to house the "bumps" that secure the retainer bar to end caps. Used tin snips for this. Next inserted new end caps and used pliers to crimp secure. Clipped in new assembly in freezer door.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Door Shelf Retainer Bar End Cap - Left Side

Part Number: PS429667

In Stock

Door Shelf Retainer Bar End Cap - Right Side

Part Number: PS429668

In Stock

Refrigerator Door Shelf Retainer Bar

Part Number: PS429820

In Stock