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WRT579SMYW01 Whirlpool Refrigerator - Overview

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$119.75

Replacement Ice Maker

***NOTE: Ice maker does NOT come with the bail or shut off arm. Must order them separately if required. It does come complete with flat and round plug wiring harness, the mountin...

$71.97

Everydrop Ice and Water Filter

Sold individually.

$12.31

Air Filter

This part reduces common food odors in the refrigerator and is 15 times more powerful than baking soda. Suggested to replace every 6 months. Sold individually.

$10.24

PRO PRSERV

$35.17

Light Socket Kit

The bulb is sold separately.

$7.22

Touch-Up Paint - White

18ml

$95.45

Icemaker Motor Kit

This kit includes the module motor, ejector arm, and ice stripper arm. The complete icemaker is sold separately.

$99.84

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

$7.22

Touch-Up Paint - .6fl Ounce - Biscuit

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Ice Maker quit working, I could manually cycle unit but then the water would overflow when unit was re-filling.

  • Customer: Max from Green Castle, IN
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 542 of 556 people found this instruction helpful
I backed out the 2 top screws about a quarter inch and then removed bottem screw with a quater inch nut driver. I then lifted Ice Maker clear of the two top screws and lowered it enough to unclip the power connection with a small screwdriver. The new Ice Maker was wired correctley for my refrigeator so all I had to do wea reconnect the power connection and... 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
  • 172 of 190 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

No Ice in the Ice Maker

  • Customer: Chris from Duluth, GA
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Socket set
  • 155 of 171 people found this instruction helpful
I am NOT a handyman, and my family laughed at me when I said I was going to fix the ice maker all by myself. I ordered a replacement ice maker. When it arrived, I opened the box and read the instructions. It seemed easy. I removed the old ice maker, with a socket set. I then took off the shut off lever from the old one and placed it on the new one, sinc... read more