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RB172PLFW (DG37A) Magic Chef Refrigerator - Overview

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$107.31

Ice Maker

This replacement ice maker mechanism does NOT come with a cover, a wire harness, or the mounting hardware. Must be ordered separately.

$30.70

Condenser Fan Motor Kit

This condenser fan motor operates in a clockwise fashion and carries carries 2W and 115V. It comes with screws, a blade mounting nut, and a cushion. This part provides forced-air cooling for the condenser coil.

$2.70

Screw

Sold individually.

$2.70

Screw

This screw is sold individually.

$15.05

Water Fill Cup and Bearing

$38.66

Single Outlet Water Valve

This valve has a 1/4" tubing inlet connection. When energized, this part releases water from the supply line into the ice mold.

$2.03

Screw with Washer

This metallic screw is less than an inch long and comes with a plastic washer.

$2.70

SCREW

Sold individually.

$24.48

Thermostat with Clips

This part is also known as the cycling thermostat and this bi-metal device controls the activation of the icemaker ejection cycle.

$3.56

Plastic Tubing

1/4" Plastic tubing, 8 1/2 feet long.

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Icemaker producing few or no cubes and often leaving "kling-ons" on ice tray

  • Customer: Bernie from Diamond Bar CA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 503 of 512 people found this instruction helpful
Interior surface of ice tray felt rough & flaky (coating deteriorated) so cubes would not release.
Unplug appliance.
Remove timer cover by hand pressure @ edge.
Remove single attachment screw & bracket at lower front of icemaker.
Disconnect wiring harness from socket @ rear of compartment.
Tricky part was determining what type of con... read more

Water overflowed ice maker turnning ice bucket into solid mass of ice

  • Customer: Harry from Grand Ledge MI
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 202 of 273 people found this instruction helpful
My ice maker has been shedding its non-stick coating for over a year. Within the last month of so, it started pouring water into the ice bucket below, turning it into a solid mass of ice. So I purchased a new ice maker assembly. I encountered two problems not mentioned in the 21 or so do-it-yourselfer repair stories that precede this one. First problem: o... read more

My refrigerator stopped cooling and the freezer section stopped freezing

  • Customer: garth from forest lake MN
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 103 of 112 people found this instruction helpful
I knew the chances of all the freon leaking out was unlikely so I looked at the wiring to the compressor and there was a capacitor and a starter/overload so i figured I would start there. I went on line and found the parts at this site and they were less than the minimum service call charge for a service tech so I figured what the heck let's give her a shot ... read more