main fridge comrartment not getting cold noticed compartment fed from main frezzer section

ApplianceMaytag Refrigerator


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Nutdriver

Kim From Derry, NH

Nov 11, 2012

removed four courses of shelving and removed back panel in frezer compartment and exposed condensor cooling coil found that it had fozen over i unpluged fridge. and took blow dryer and defrosted coils note:put small container under coil to catch water next i visualy noticed that heter had shorted out due to age. removed old heater and tstat but pay attention to how you remove it because you it goes back in the way you removed it very very simple

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Defrost Heater and Thermostat Kit

Part Number: PS2061406

In Stock