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ESS23XGSBCC General Electric Refrigerator - Overview

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$9.20

Temperature Sensor

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

$9.65

Defrost Thermostat

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

$44.40

Dual Inlet Water Valve

This double outlet water valve has quick connections. This valve has 1/4 and 5/16 John Guest fittings for the outlet lines and a 1/4 compression fitting for the inlet line.

$6.20

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 appliance.

$151.68

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.

$61.43

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.

$137.62

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.

$32.75

Defrost Heater Harness Kit

This dual heater kit replaces the single heater. It's redesigned to use two heating elements for a better defrost cycle.

$31.30

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.

$2.23

Evaporator Fan Grommet - Red

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Refrigertor water dispenser not working BUT ice machine is working

  • Customer: ralph from bristow VA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 606 of 655 people found this instruction helpful
The very first symptom here is important! The door water dispenser is not working but the ice macine is working. You may only have a frozen water tube in the door so do the following before diagnosing that your solenoid valve is bad: 1) the tube usually runs under the front of the refrigerator and usually has a quick disconnect. Undo the connection and pr... read more

Defrost Heater blows out, refrigerator frosts up, then stops cooling

  • Customer: Stuart from Lynchburg VA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 336 of 358 people found this instruction helpful
Disclaimer - if you aren't confident about doing this repair, call a repair specialist in. Also, take care not to damage the freezer coils as they have refrigerant in them that I'm told is harmful if it leaks. It may also be under pressure. The instructions that follow won't require you to touch the coils. There is no need to unplug the refrigerator or disco... 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
  • 336 of 371 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 quality@applianceeducator.com. 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