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RB17EA-1A2 (5C74A) Magic Chef Refrigerator - Overview

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$2.70

Screw

This screw is sold individually.

$7.87

Light Rocker Switch

$2.70

SCREW

Sold individually.

$3.96

Door Shelf Trim Retainer

$59.62

Evaporator Fan Motor - Blade NOT Included

This evaporator fan motor is located in the back of the freezer, and circulates air over the refrigerator coils.

$26.48

Defrost Thermostat - With Wire and Clip

This refrigerator defrost thermostat will cut out at 80 degrees Fahrenheit and kick back when the temperature drops to 15 degrees Fahrenheit.

$17.75

Ice Cube Tray

This tray makes 48 mini ice cubes.

$26.07

Single Lamp Socket Kit

NOTE: This is now the single lamp kit socket. The dual lamp kit socket is no longer available.

$58.51

Cold Control Thermostat

This cold control thermostat has a temperature range from 37 degrees Fahrenheit to 27 degrees Fahrenheit and a capillary length of 29 iches. This cold control thermostat cycles on ...

$2.70

Kickplate Clip

Sold Individually. 2 are required to hold kickplate in place.

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cocktails running out of ice

  • Customer: Craig from Westminster CA
  • Difficulty: Very Difficult
  • Time to Complete: More than 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers, Socket set, Wrench set, Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 49 of 54 people found this instruction helpful
filled both ice cube trays up with water and placed in the freezer.. within hours my ice oproduction was doubled! no more warm cocktails : ) read more

Lights inside refrigerator not working

  • Customer: Clint from Rayville MO
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 38 of 46 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

Thermostat ceased to function. Fridge very cold.

  • Customer: Paul from Millboro VA
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Wrench set
  • 24 of 30 people found this instruction helpful
I removed control knobs and a couple of screws and forced the assembly down enough to remove the old thermostat, and insert the new one. Lucky me it was a identical replacement item. Job took about an hour. read more