Quick Question!

Have you ever purchased from PartSelect.com before?

Models > BCS42ELB

BCS42ELB General Electric Refrigerator - Overview

Get Parts and Repair Help for BCS42ELB

If you know the refrigerator repair part you need, you can browse the list of all parts on the BCS42ELB, or you can search by name or part description. You can also find your part by where it is located on the BCS42ELB by selecting a section below. If you’re not sure which part you need, you can narrow your search by selecting a common symptom and we’ll show you the repair parts most likely to fix your refrigerator. We’ve also included any installation videos we have for BCS42ELB parts. Installation instructions provided by other do-it-yourselfers will help guide you through your repair.

Sections of the BCS42ELB

[Viewing 1 of 1]
Search for parts
Keep searches simple, eg. "belt" or "pump". Need help?
$38.45

Dual Inlet Water Valve

This valve comes with 1/4" compression inlet. NOTE: This part comes with new quick connections. To install - cut retaining nuts off of existing plastic water lines and gently push...

$21.36

Run Capacitor

The function of the run capacitor is to help the compressor turn on and off while maintaining a constant temperature in your freezer. If you notice that your refrigerator or freezer is too warm, you may have to replace the run capacitor. This part is 1-1/2 inches in length and is made of black plastic with two metal prongs which connect to a wiring harness. The run capacitor is in the back of the refrigerator and is mounted to the condenser fan motor bracket with a 1/4-inch screw. You will need to remove the lower back panel of your refrigerator to access this part.

$54.44

Defrost Timer - 120V 60Hz

This defrost timer will cycle for 25 minutes after every six hours of run time. The timer itself is made of plastic, and its terminals are bent, the leads are internal, and the lab...

$4.40

Plastic Tube - 1/4"

$13.83

Power Cord

This heavy-duty cord has a three-pronged plug (2 electrical, 1 grounding). The power cord supplies power to your refrigerator, allowing it to keep the contents inside cool. There c...

$150.69

Evaporator Fan Motor - Harness NOT Included

This evaporator fan motor operates in a counter clockwise fashion. This motor's shaft is 3/8 of an inch and the motor has two right side terminals. NOTE: Harness wires NO longer comes with the part.

$27.37

Drawer Slide Rail - Right Side

$179.52

Condenser Fan Motor - 115V

This part comes with 3 round pin connection terminals. This fan motor circulates the air through the refrigerator grille and cools the compressor and condenser coils. It also helps to evaporate extra water in the drain pan.

$3.54

Grommet - Black

Sold Individually.

$61.48

Fan Blade with Clamp

This blade attaches to the evaporator motor.

Search Instructions
Keep searches simple, eg. "belt" or "pump". Need help?

Cracked housing on the vaave

  • Customer: anthony from thornton, CO
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Wrench (Adjustable)
  • 262 of 280 people found this instruction helpful
1. Turn off water supply, and electrical ( unplug it) to fridge.
2. Remove water line to valve. Watch for water to pour out of the line. Have a towel handy.
3. Remove the cardboard cover on the bottom of the fridge.
4. Remove the screws that hold the valve in place.
5. Remove the valve, be careful the waterlines are still attached.read more

display showed dE

  • Customer: Nancy from Hamburg, NY
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 68 of 107 people found this instruction helpful
popped off front grille, removed 2 screws for bracket, then had to remove one screw for timer. unplugged old timer, reversed procedure, all works. read more

refrigerator was not cooling but the freezer worked fine.

  • Customer: Wanda from Cabins, WV
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 50 of 59 people found this instruction helpful
My husband put on the defrost timer. At first I thought the part was not going to fix the problem. After about 5 hours my refrigerator was still warm. I went to work and when I got home that evening my refrigerator was cooling and down to 28 degrees. So if you replace this part wait at least 12-24 hours. Give it time to stablize. My husband says it h... read more