Defrost and thermostat assembly to regulate temp

ApplianceMaytag Refrigerator


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Pliers
Screw drivers
Socket set

Colnett From Santa Ana, CA

Dec 17, 2010

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1)Removed all items & trays from the freezer & unplugged the refrig 2)Removed all panels from the freezer compartment to access the parts 3)Placed a large baking pyrex dish under the parts area to catch hot water sprayed on area to melt the ice frozen on the parts 4)Use a turkey baster to spray hot water into the hard to reach places at the back of the unit 5)Place beach towels under door of open freezer to catch the run-off water 6)Easily install the new part, per directions 7)Close up the panels 8) Return all items/trays to fridge 9)Plug in frig 10)Be sure to mop up all water on the floor

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Defrost Heater and Thermostat Assembly

Part Number: PS2061408

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