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Light Switch

PartSelect Number PS11738500

This part works with the following brands: Whirlpool, Admiral, Estate, Inglis, Kenmore, KitchenAid, Roper, Maytag, Crosley, Jenn-Air, Hardwick, Magic Chef, Amana, Caloric & Glenwood.

This part fixes the following symptoms:

  • Light not working.

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33 of 42 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Pliers
Customer: Fred from Oceanport, NJ

Door switch module wore out

Pull out old module...
Remove 2 wires...
Tape to inside wall [don't want them to fall down into side panel]..

Order new switch..

Fed Ex pkg came on 2nd day..

Install wires on switch...
Press into opening...
Check door light on..[OK]
.. Done

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8 of 11 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Screw drivers
Customer: Ethan from Fort Collins, CO

Needed to replace a broken light switch

Popping out the broken switch was easy once I was able to see how the new switch part was engineered. The switch was made to be replaced, having a simple tension hook on the bottom of the switch which needed to be depressed to pull the switch out of the cabinet. Once pulled out, there were modular plugs for the power line that were easy to pull off the broken switch and plug into the new switch. Pop the new switch back in and VOILA, the lights worked again! Thanks to part select's good diagrams of the actual model of my refrigerator, it was very easy to hone in on the exact part I needed. I did notice one problem with the order as the correct series for the part was displayed earlier in the process, but had the wrong series later in the process. However,. I trusted the system and the part is for the right series and fit well (an exact match, down to the color). Thanks Part Select, I would definitely use you again.

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5 of 8 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: 30 - 60 mins
Tools: Screw drivers
Customer: Scott from Kansas City, MO

Chaged out door light switch

By sliding athin screwdriver blade down the side of the old switch the expasion prong that hold the switch in place was compressed enough to allow the switch to come out easlily. Plugged in new swithc and snapped in place. Plugged the refrigerator back in and light has worked great sense!

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2 of 3 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Customer: Mike from New Johnsonville, TN

Light switch broke.

Couldn't figure out how to get the old one out till I saw the new one.Pop the old one out slide the 2 wires on the new one pop it back in place,good to go.

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1 of 2 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Screw drivers
Customer: Jeffrey from Murrieta, CA

Light switch broke

I popped out the old switch with a screwdriver pressing down the tab on the bottom and unplugged the terminals. Then I plugged in the new switch and popped back into the socket. Piece of cake!

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1 of 2 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Screw drivers
Customer: Matthew from Pensacola, FL

Light switch broke

Popped out the old light switch with a butter knife from the bottom first, disconnected the plug in. Install was just the reverse. Super easy fix

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1 of 2 people found this instruction helpful

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Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: More than 2 hours
Tools:
Customer: robert from san mateo, CA

Fridge light switch

Just popped it out with a screwdriver, pluged in the two wires and popped the new one in. Took 2 minutes.

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0 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Customer: Christopher from Portland, OR

Light switch broken

Removed old light switch by prying up and out of housing...removed wires (carefully not to get shocked!) and taped to inside of refrigerator housing. Ordered best matching part and rec'd it in a couple of days. Took less than 5 minutes to remove taped wires from side of cabinet and connect to new switch (which was a perfect match to the original equipment) and snap switch back into refrigerator housing! Works perfectly! Thanks!

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0 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Screw drivers
Customer: Ricky from Tempe, AZ

Broken door light switch

Pried out old Switch,Hooked wires to new switch Snapped in New Unit.
5 minutes Total Time

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0 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Nutdriver
Customer: Charlane from Harriman, TN

Refrigerator light switch broke to pieces

Took knife and pried out the the damaged switch. Took wires off. Put the wires on the new switch and put it back in the hole. Job finished. The part shipment was very prompt and I am happy. The End!

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0 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Customer: James from Orlando, FL

Broken

part got here fast and I fixed it in no time. GREAT Thanks

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0 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Screw drivers
Customer: Gail from Kingston, MA

Tab was broken

Recently unemployed, we knew a repairman was out of the question. We opted to glue the broken tab,but I knew that would just be living a substandard rerpair so looked on line. Found our replacement part very easily and much to our surprise we had the part the next day, yes, the next day!! Looking at the new part gave us the confidence to pop out the old one without causing damage to our unit. It was a no brainer , pop out and plug in w/in 30 seconds. Small appliance repairmen are a minumum of 75.00 service fee plus parts. Our repair less than 20.00 less than 24 hrs. How good is that?

Gail Costa

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0 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Customer: jeffrey from saint charles, MO

Door light switch

Popped old one out with knife. exchanged power leads. Popped new switch in. Make sure to unplug refrigerator before you start!

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0 of 1 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Customer: John from Branson, MO

Switch was broken

I popped the switched out depressing the underside of the switch so that it could be removed.
I ordered the part.
Paid for normal shipping.
Received an order confirmation.
Received a shipping notification.
Received the part the next morning.
Open the part and attached the wires.
Pushed the switch into the hole and the process was done in less than 24 hours. I couldn't have been more pleased. The actual installation took less than 30 seconds.

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0 of 2 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Light Switch
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Customer: WAYNE from KENNERDELL, PA

Light switch was accidently hit and broke.

plugged the two wires in and snapped the switch into it's socket.

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