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WRT5B1EW8 Crosley Refrigerator - Overview

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If you know the refrigerator repair part you need, you can browse the list of all parts on the WRT5B1EW8, or you can search by name or part description. You can also find your part by where it is located on the WRT5B1EW8 by selecting a section below. If you’re not sure which part you need, you can narrow your search by selecting a common symptom and we’ll show you the repair parts most likely to fix your refrigerator. We’ve also included any installation videos we have for WRT5B1EW8 parts. Installation instructions provided by other do-it-yourselfers will help guide you through your repair.

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Defrost Thermostat

This defrost thermostat is also known as a refrigerator defrost bi-metal thermostat kit. The function of the defrost bi-metal thermostat is to prevent overheating during the defros...

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$0.72

Screw

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$26.27

Door Rack - White

This door bar includes the end caps to attach it to the door.

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$28.41

Run Capacitor

The run capacitor helps the compressor kick on and off while maintaining a constant temperature in your fridge and freezer. You may need to replace your run capacitor if your refrigerator or freezer section will not start, if they are too warm, or if your refrigerator has become too noisy. Replacing the run capacitor is a relatively easy project. For this repair you will only need a 1/4 inch nut driver and needle nose pliers. Remember to disconnect the power and water supply line to the unit before you begin this repair. For full step by step instructions, simply click on the video below.

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$6.38

Screw

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Defrost Timer - 120V 60Hz

This defrost timer is designed for use in your refrigerator. The defrost timer acts as a clock, that switches the refrigerator from the freezing cycle to the defrost cycle and back. If your refrigerator is running non-stop, or is not running at all, you may need to check and replace the defrost timer. This is a 6 hour and 21 minute defrost timer. This part is made of white plastic, with 4 metal prongs protruding from one end. To complete this repair, you will need to access the old defrost timer which is located inside the console on the roof of your refrigerator. To complete this repair, you will need a 1/4-inch nut driver, a flat blade screwdriver, and a Phillips screwdriver. Be sure to disconnect power from your refrigerator before you begin this repair.

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$29.41

Door Handle with Mounting Block

This gray door handle can be used on either the fridge or freezer side. It comes with the mounting block, but does not include the screws.

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$5.59

Single Washer

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$28.13

Door Rack

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$68.07

Temperature Cold Control Thermostat

With refrigerators/freezers they have a thermostat that helps maintain the desire temperature.

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evaporator coil kept freezing up, refridgerator warm.

  • Customer: Greg from Hanover Township, PA
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 156 of 170 people found this instruction helpful
This was the second part I tried. The defrost timer was first, but that did not fix it. To do this I had to remove the ice maker and the back plate of the freezer. Then I defrosted the coil and cut the wires. stripped them back and installed the new thermostat. re-assembled and tested. has been working great ever since. read more

Refrigerator would not run but interior light was on.

  • Customer: Bruce from Alton, IL
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 149 of 196 people found this instruction helpful
I unplugged the refrigerator, then opened the door and removed four screws holding the plastic electrical panel to the interior top of the main refrigerator compartment and noticed the cold control was corroded badly, apparently from moisture in the panel. I ordered a new one from partselect.com. When it arrived the next day, I then pulled off the control ... read more

the shelf bar broke

  • Customer: Jeff from New Yrok, NY
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required:
  • 14 of 16 people found this instruction helpful
I popped the new one in. My cat could have done it read more