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BISB42EKB General Electric Refrigerator - Overview

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$155.85

Ice Maker

This is a replacement ice maker kit, it is used in the freezer section of your refrigerator. This particular model will produce seven round or crescent shaped cubes every cycle. Th...

$3.46

SWITCH LIGHT

The interior light of your refrigerator is controlled by a switch that is activated when the door is opened and closed. If your refrigerator light will not turn on, there could be an issue with the switch. The switch is spring loaded and is a generally closed type of switch meaning there should be no continuity when the button is depressed, and continuity through the switch when the button is not depressed. This plastic, white, OEM switch is sourced directly from the manufacturer, is sold individually and is easy to replace. The repair usually takes less than 15 minutes and requires a flat blade screwdriver and needle nose pliers.

$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...

$21.76

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.

$10.71

Water Tube Union - 5/16" x 5/16"

Sold individually.

$5.94

Light Socket

$13.16

Package of 12 Screws

$11.73

BUCKET ICE

The ice bucket in your freezer collects the ice from the ice maker and stores it. If your old ice bucket is damaged you may want to replace it as it can leak. This product is made of white plastic and is approximately 13 inches in length and 9 inches wide at the widest point. This is an OEM part sourced directly from the manufacturer. Many of our customers have rated this repair as very easy. To complete this repair, simply remove the damaged bucket, making sure to collect any broken pieces. Then, simply slide the new bucket in place.

$69.13

Crushed/Cubed Ice Solenoid Kit

This kit includes 1 cube solenoid, 1 armature, 2 tooth washers and 2 1/4 hex head screws.

$163.30

Auger and Ice Bucket Assembly

This auger and bucket assembly is used on 25 cubic feet and 27 cubic feet side by side models.

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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)
  • 263 of 281 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

No power to the fan and compressor

  • Customer: Christian from Kearneysville, WV
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 197 of 262 people found this instruction helpful
I have a fridge in my garage. I have found that a glass of ice water or a cold drink outside is very important to me. When I discovered melting ice dripping onto the garage floor I was very upset. I spun the fridge and found that the compressor and fan weren't starting. I got out my multi-meter and discovered that power was not making it to these compon... read more

Sticking Light Switch

  • Customer: Jonathan from Lilburn, GA
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 83 of 95 people found this instruction helpful
I applied some tips learned by reading other reviews. So before I started I grabbed my trusty vise grip pliers and a small screw driver. I locked onto the switch actuator, the part that the refrigerator door pushes in, with the vise grips and pulled on it just hard enough to get the screw driver inserted in the right side to push in the catch clip so the swi... read more