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RT18AKXGW00 Roper Refrigerator - Overview

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$2.91

Light Bulb - 40W

Sold individually.

$36.60

Handle End Cap Kit

This kit includes both upper and lower door handle end caps for both freezer and fresh food door handles. This is only available in chrome. All other colors are discontinued. Handle is NOT included. Handles must be ordered separately.

$7.20

Touch-Up Paint - White

18ml

$35.17

Light Socket Kit

The bulb is sold separately.

$100.45

Fresh Food Door Gasket

This white door gasket is used to seal the refrigerator door when closed to keep the cool air inside and the room air out.

$11.07

Spray Paint - 12 oz. - White

$75.76

Door Handle Kit of 2 - Black

Almond and white handle no longer available. NOTE: As per the manufacture the handle may have to be cut to fit.

$44.80

Compressor Relay and Overload

May differ in appearance, but functions same as original. The overload protects a motor from overheating and the relay boosts the compressor.

$6.60

Touch-up Paint - Black

16ml

$88.58

Freezer Door Gasket

This door gasket is used to seal the freezer door when closed.

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The frost free feature of the freezer was freezing over with ice and cooling coils were being insulated with thickening frost which caused the cooling air to rise in temperature from -5 degrees to 20 degrees.

  • Customer: Lawrence from Grahamsville, NY
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 1- 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 324 of 380 people found this instruction helpful
I troubleshot the problem by reading the electrical schematic and concluding the heating elements (defrost cables) were either defective or the bi-metal temp sensor was open. When closed the temp sensor completes the circuit for the current to flow through the heaters to defrost the cooling coils every 8 hours and then when the bimetal opens at 55 degrees t... 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
  • 55 of 67 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

Light Would Not Go On In The Refrigerator

  • Customer: DANIEL from MINNEAPOLIS, MN
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 48 of 55 people found this instruction helpful
First I removed the old lightbulb from the socket and replaced it with a new one to confirm that the bulb was not the problem. I then pryed the socket out with a flat-head screwdriver. I could tell that the socket was anchored in its hole with clips so it was relatively easy to pry it out. Once the socket was out, I disconnected the lead wires and ordered... read more