322771-1-S-Whirlpool-2149540           -Shelf Support Stud
322771-1-S-Whirlpool-2149540           -Shelf Support Stud 322771-2-S-Whirlpool-2149540           -Shelf Support Stud http://www.partselect.com/Schematics/Whirlpool/3G1R7VIP.gif

Shelf Support Stud

PartSelect Number PS322771

Sold individually.

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

  • Compare At

    $5.38
  • You Save

    $.90
  • Your Price

    $4.48
On Order
Fast Shipping Get this part fast. Average delivery time via regular ground: 1.8 days.

Videos For installing this part.

Installation Instructions Provided by PartSelect customers like you.

Average Repair Rating: 3.7 / 5.0, 10 reviews What's this?
1-5 of 10
 

26 of 28 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Pliers, Socket set
Customer: Jerry from Fostoria, OH

Broken front roller set and a snapped shelf support.

While moving our refrigerator when remodeling the kitchen, the front roller assembly shattered from age. The original set was made of nylon and age made it very fragile. Also to make the move easier, we removed the shelves. In the process the lower shelf support stud snapped.

When the parts came the first thing repaired was the shelve support stud. Very easy job to do, just take the pliers and rotate the broken stud counterclockwise a quarter turn and remove. Put new stud in the hole in the same position as the removed stud and gently, but firmly rotate the stud a quarter turn clockwise until it seats.

The front roller assembly requires a socket set, block of wood about 1/2 - 1" thick flashlight and 4’ level. First, remove the front grill by opening both doors of the side by side and pulling the grill out of its left and right side anchors. Close the doors. Place the block of wood under the front support near the center. Remove the leveling screw from the old assembly and install it loosely in the new assembly as the new assembly has no leveling screw. This will now allow you to remove the old assembly by removing the remaining screw in the roller assembly on the front refrigerator support and turning the roller assembly slightly counterclockwise and pulling out the front. You may have to wiggle it, as it sits in a slot on the side support of the refrigerator. To install, place the new assembly in the same position as the old, locate the slot with the flashlight and push the roller set tab into the slot. Attach the support screw and tighten while holding the assembly in place. It is a good idea to replace both rollers at the same time. The same rollers will fit both sides. Now level the refrigerator by tightening the leveling screw until the front rollers now touch the floor. Next, place the level on the top of the refrigerator diagonally but not on top of the door supports. Turn the leveling screws until the bubble is in the center when the level is set in either diagonal position. Replace grill and you done.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?

4 of 4 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Shelf Support Stud
Level of Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Pliers
Customer: Cindy from Fort Worth, TX

Shelf support stud broke in half

Removing old stud was difficult. It will not stap or pull out. Had to cut it off with a Dremel tool, then drill into the center of the old stud and pull out the pieces with needle nose pliers. Be careful, there are 2 metal pins on the side of the hole in the wall of the frid that need to stay there. These are in addition to the 2 metal pins on the shelf support stud. New stud popped right in easily.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?

4 of 5 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Shelf Support Stud
Level of Difficulty: Really Easy
Time to do repair: Less than 15 mins
Tools: Pliers
Customer: Jerome from Rochester Hills, MI

Shelf stud cracked

From a prior post, I learned that you simply turn the old stud one quarter turn to the left to pull it out. The new stud is then inserted and turned one quarter turn to the right and it locks in. Very easy repair.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?

3 of 5 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
Level of Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
Time to do repair: 30 - 60 mins
Tools: Pliers
Customer: Bobby from Higdon, AL

The shelf support studs were broken off. The crisper drawer cover was broken.

The video showing how to make the repair was absolutely invaluable. It would have been much more difficult without that. Our refrigerator is about 20 years old so the broken support studs were difficult to get out, but because of the video I knew I was doing it correctly. My next project is to fix the ice maker and I feel much more confident about tackling that job now.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?

2 of 3 people found this instruction helpful

Parts Used:
  • Shelf Support Stud
Level of Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
Time to do repair: 30 - 60 mins
Tools: Pliers, Screw drivers
Customer: cal from lakeside, CA

Shelf stud had broken

pryed out old stub of stud with the tip of a flat head screw driver. It really did not want to come out because of the metal wings on the side of the stud. When I finally got it out the hole was a little rough but the new stud fit in the old hole and was not to wobbley. The shelf is heavy enough to make it stable. The new stud is also long enough to support the shelf even though the hole was not really in new condition after the old stud was pried out.

Help other customers find the most helpful instructions.

Were these instructions helpful?

1-5 of 10