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TFU16F7BW1 Tappan Freezer - Overview

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Run Capacitor

This part is attached to the compressor. It helps the compressor kick on and off while maintaining a constant temperature to keep things frozen in your freezer.


Defrost Timer - 120V

This device acts like a clock. It continually advances and alternates between activating the cooling cycle and the defrost heater.


Door Handle

Handle insert or screws are NOT included.


Single Gasket Retainer Clip

Sold Individually.


Handle Insert

This is NOT the handle. This is the decorative front insert.



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SHELF WH 14.50 X 27


Filter - Drier

Refrigerant system filter/dryer.


Door/Light Switch

This part turns the light on/off as the door opens and closes.

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Clicking sound then within a minute clicking again, not cooling.

  • Customer: Melvin from Semmes AL
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 64 of 74 people found this instruction helpful
UNPLUG REFRIGERATOR. Carefully remove relay from the side of the compressor. You shouldn't need a tool to do this, if it is hard you can gently pry the edge with a flat head screw driver just to loosen. Unplug white and red wires from relay, noting that the white wire goes in the hole with a #2 stamped beside it. Shake old relay, if it rattles like a baby r... read more

replacement freezer keys

  • Parts Used:
  • KEY
  • Customer: CHARLOTTE from SEDALIA MO
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 21 of 24 people found this instruction helpful
I accidently threw away both freezer keys to our upright Gibson and G.E. Freezers!!!! I had no luck finding replacements locally, so I got on the internet and came across I called them on the telephone; and after giving the model numbers of my freezers, the keys were on their way!! I received the keys very quickly and both worked perfectly. ... read more

Temp alarm sounding and food on top shelves partially thawed

  • Customer: Wayne from Forest Hill MD
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 18 of 18 people found this instruction helpful
After silencing the alarm, it seemed to be running as normal without any unusual noises, but food was starting to thaw from the top shelf on down and condensation was dripping from the roof. We were able to place most of the food in 2 large ice chests and then the rest in the freezer compartments of 2 fridges we have in the house. I then turned down the te... read more