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RT21AKXKT00 Roper Refrigerator - Overview

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$35.17

Light Socket Kit

The bulb is sold separately.

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$7.22

Touch-Up Paint - White

18ml

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$96.22

Fresh Food Door Gasket

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

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$11.07

Spray Paint - 12 oz. - White

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$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.

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$7.22

Touch-Up Paint - .6fl Ounce - Biscuit

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$6.80

Touch-up Paint - Black

16ml

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$100.73

Freezer Door Gasket

This magnetic freezer door gasket seals the freezer door when closed and is misty beige in color.

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$59.89

Start Device

This part includes the Relay, Overload and Cover. ***Please NOTE: The manufacturer has made changes to this part and may appear different than the original part.

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$7.16

SHIM

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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
  • 321 of 377 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

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
  • 173 of 192 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

Faulty thermostat

  • Customer: Aaron from Houston, TX
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 73 of 77 people found this instruction helpful
My refrigerator is approximately seven years old (date of manufacture: 2001). I had come home twice in the last month to find that it had not been running for several hours (ice melted, milk spoiled, etc.) but it would start running again if I twisted the thermostat knob. So, I ordered a new thermostat. First I removed the 1/4" hex screw that held the pla... read more