Refrigerator stopped cooling

ApplianceHotpoint Refrigerator

ModelWR50XO130

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair15 - 30 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Carol W From Homosassa, FL

Nov 17, 2013

When it was diagnosed as a faulty defrost thermostat, I went online to Parts Select and found the part which was very reasonably priced ,(compared to the price quoted to me by the repair person). So I proceeded to remove the back of the freezer compartment removed the bad t stat rewired the new stat replaced the covers and we are back in business. The fridge now works as good as new. At about 10% of the quoted price from the repair service.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

THERMOST DEF

Part Number: PS303480

$17.95
In Stock