Models > ESS22XGMACC

ESS22XGMACC General Electric Refrigerator - Overview

Get Parts and Repair Help for ESS22XGMACC

If you know the refrigerator repair part you need, you can browse the list of all parts on the ESS22XGMACC, or you can search by name or part description. You can also find your part by where it is located on the ESS22XGMACC 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 ESS22XGMACC parts. Installation instructions provided by other do-it-yourselfers will help guide you through your repair.

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

Temperature Sensor

Also known as Thermistor. This part is used to sense the temperature in the cabinet.


Defrost Thermostat

This part acts as a safety device against over heating in case of mechanical failure.


Light Bulb - 40W

Sold individually.


Ice Bucket Auger

When activated, the auger rotates and pushes ice out of the bin through the chute to the user.


Dispenser Door Assembly or Flapper

This part mounts in the ice dispenser. **** The crank no longer comes with this part. You can use original crank. The crank is sold separately depending on model number of appli...


Ice and Water Filter

NOTE: As per the manufacture this is an updated water filter. If you have never installed the updated filter or your old filter was made by Culligan, you may need the adapter to install the filter. See Related Parts. Sold individually.


Drawer Slide Rail - Right Side


Dispenser Door Solenoid Assembly

This part is a possible option when ice door won't open or shut properly or when water is not dispensing.


Ice Maker

Replacement icemaker kit - electronic. This kit includes a 4 pin round plug-in connector, 6 post plug-in connector, tube and fill cup.


Main Electronic Control Board

This board controls the operation of the unit. Note: This part has been updated by the manufacturer. It may differ in appearance but will function the same as the original.

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

Leaking water valve

  • Customer: James from Centerville OH
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Socket set, Wrench (Adjustable)
  • 8437 of 12394 people found this instruction helpful
Removed black cardboard covering on back of refrig with nut driver (6 screws), turned off water supply to pump, removed cooper waterline to pump with adjustable wrench, removed 1 screw holding pump to refrigerator, removed plastic waterline from pump by turning hose counter clockwise. Inserter plastic water line in new pump by screwing line in clockwise, pus... read more

Plastic Auger blades broke in ice tray

  • Customer: Tim from Newport News VA
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 425 of 446 people found this instruction helpful
I used a digital camera and photographed the assembled unit and the metal blades before I started the repair. Then, I removed the top screw on the clear shield. Flip over ice tray and removed two Phillips screws on bottom. Exterior plastic white cover comes off next. The cover sides have hard push-in white plastic tabs. Push them in; pry up top cover with sm... read more

The refrigerator made continous "whooing" sounds that increased and decreased in pitch. Sounded like a ghost. Would keep us up at night. Also noticed that the heater was not heating under the evaporator coils.

  • Customer: John from Holly Springs NC
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 433 of 496 people found this instruction helpful
After checking the stories, the consensus of opinion was to change the mother board. I had a tremendous help from Tom Paone at He also told me to change the motherboard but to make sure that the coils were totally defrosted before starting up the refrigerator after changing the board.

Took off three nuts around the b... read more