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AFI2538AEB00 Whirlpool Refrigerator - Overview

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$49.48

Ice and Water Filter

This part has a high-quality carbon filter that reduces contaminants. Replace the filter annually or when the filter light is on. Sold individually.

$2.52

Light Bulb - 40W

Sold individually.

$19.18

Pantry End Cap - Left Side

$18.84

Pantry End Cap - Right Side

Sold individually.

$14.51

Center Rail

This is the center support rail for the refrigerator crisper drawer.

$15.44

Capicitor

This part helps the compressor kick on and off while maintaining a constant temperature to keep things frozen in your freezer.

$32.64

Pantry Drawer Lid

$2.70

Screw

This screw is sold individually.

$3.76

Water Filter Bypass Cap

$3.76

Crisper Frame Support

Note: If the wall anchor that this piece mounts on is broken, then the support is needed. (Order per Model#)

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  • Customer: Douglas from Byron NY
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 503 of 517 people found this instruction helpful
Pressed in the end of the filter cover, lowered it down part way. Twisted the old filter 1/4 turn and removed it. Set in the sink to drain. Inserted new filter and twisted it to lock. closed cover. Done. Total time @ 1 Minute. read more

Removing the existing filter by rotating as directed and then dislodging from 'docking' station proved difficult. Turns out, the old filter is under a bit of vacuum pressure and getting the unit to separate or release was a challenge.

  • Customer: Jake from Novato CA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 182 of 269 people found this instruction helpful
I removed the drop-down outer housing by gently prying the sides of the two pivot pins at the rear. This gave me move 'room' to grip and slightly rotate then pull the old filter forward and away from the tight suction connection. I was concerned that I would be too forceful for the plastic assemblies and would break something; deliberate motions and a steady... read more

My refrigerator stopped cooling and the freezer section stopped freezing

  • Customer: garth from forest lake MN
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 110 of 120 people found this instruction helpful
I knew the chances of all the freon leaking out was unlikely so I looked at the wiring to the compressor and there was a capacitor and a starter/overload so i figured I would start there. I went on line and found the parts at this site and they were less than the minimum service call charge for a service tech so I figured what the heck let's give her a shot ... read more