freezer would not defrost

ApplianceFrigidaire Refrigerator


Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Nutdriver
Screw drivers

Roger From Orangevale, CA

Dec 29, 2007

85 out of 92 people found this instruction helpful

My freezer would freeze up and not allow cold air to refrigerator side. First I took off bottom face plate, located the timer on left side bottom, removed the two screws and unpluged the timer. Replaced the timer with new one. Second I removed all food from freezer. Took of back of freezer wall with nut driver. Located the thermostat which was very easy to remove. Just one clip holding thermostat. Unplugged the two wires from the old thermostat and plugged in new wires. Thanks to, the parts were an exact match. Very easy to do. Saved my tons of money. Freezer and refer works like new.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Defrost Timer - 60Hz 120V

Part Number: PS423801

In Stock

Thermostat,defrost (Now subbed to Defrost Thermostat)

Part Number: PS2350702

In Stock