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GT1521NDFW Maytag Refrigerator - Overview

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$8.27

Shelf Retainer Bar End Cap

Sold individually.

$8.37

Light Rocker Switch

$2.70

SCREW

Sold individually.

$4.46

Hinge Washer

$41.80

Lower Door Shelf Trim

$4.46

Lower Hinge Pin

This lower hinge pin is just over an inch long. It is black in color and is made of plastic. It is located on the bottom part of the door hinge.

$24.60

BLADE-FAN

$18.09

Cold Control Knob - Fresh Food

This knob is used to change the internal temperature of a refrigerator's fresh food section.

$2.70

Single Hex Head Screw

Sold individually. The size of this screw is 1/4" hex head and 10-12 x 1/2".

$33.96

Clip -On Defrost Thermostat

This thermostat cuts out at 38 degrees Fahrenheit. The thermostat will sense the temperature increase in the evaporator during the defrost cycle and will cycle the defrost heater off after the ice or frost is melted.

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Lights inside refrigerator not working

  • Customer: Clint from Rayville MO
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 35 of 42 people found this instruction helpful
I used a flat-head screwdriver to pop out the old light rocker switch. Then, I unplugged the wires, plugged them into the new light rocker switch, and then popped the new switch into the hole. That's it! Lights began working again. read more

Coils frozen in refrigerator

  • Customer: robert from Martinez GA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 20 of 30 people found this instruction helpful
Cooling coils froze up. Removed back panel in freezer section. After thawing coils, manually advanced defrost timer to check if fan stopped and defrost (heat) strips energized. Fan did stop, but heating strips did not energize to thaw coils. Used electrical meter to determine circuit was open at defrost thermostat. Ordered replacement and installed in about ... read more

The light switch on the refridgerator broke - no light.

  • Customer: David from Albany OR
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 16 of 24 people found this instruction helpful
Once I saw the replacement part I understood how to pry out the switch with a small screwdriver. Then just unplug the old one, plug in the new one and pop it into place.

The PartSelect site made it easy to correctly identify the correct part, it was inexpensive, and the shipping was fast.

I'm very pleased! read more