The bottom freezer and the fridge stopped cooling what seemed at a random time but was also after an electrical storm.

ApplianceMaytag Refrigerator

ModelMBF2256KEB

Level of DifficultyReally easy

Time to do repairLess than 15 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools Nutdriver

Cassondra From Dallas, GA

Apr 07, 2013

First off I had no idea how a fridge worked or where to begin and the troubleshooting section of the manual was a joke. So I took the back panel off made sure the coils underneath were clean. Took out the back panel of the freezer and made sure that nothing was frozen over and I hadn't seen excess water on the floor so ruled that out. I knew the condenser was still running so I took a shot in the dark. Ordered the part and waited for it to arrive. It took me 3 minutes to open the box and install it. Immediately knew it was working replaced the back panel and moved the fridge back.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Overload/Relay with Start Capacitor (Now subbed to START-DEV)

Part Number: PS8746522

$63.06
In Stock