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8746522-1-S-Whirlpool-W10613606-Compressor Start Device and Capacitor
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Compressor Start Device and Capacitor

PartSelect Number PS8746522

This includes both the run capacitor and the start relay. The capacitor helps the compressor kick on and off while maintaining a constant temperature to keep things frozen in your freezer. The start relay boosts the compressor, and then shuts off as soon as the motor gets up to speed and the overload provides extra protection against excessive temperatures.

This part works with the following brands: Amana, Kenmore, Maytag, KitchenAid, Whirlpool, Jenn-Air, Litton, Crosley, Admiral, Hardwick, Dacor, Magic Chef, Inglis.

This part works with the following products: Refrigerator.

This part fixes the following symptoms:

  • Will Not Start.
  • Fridge too warm.
  • Freezer section too warm.
  • Noisy.
  • Fridge and Freezer are too warm.
  • Clicking sound.
  • Too warm.

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Average Repair Rating: 3.6 / 5.0, 16 reviews What's this?
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Parts Used:
  • Compressor Start Device and Capacitor
  • Clip
Level of Difficulty: Easy
Time to do repair: 15 - 30 mins
Tools: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
Customer: Terry from Pittsfield, NH

Refrigerator made noise, smelt hot

While investigating problem (at 11:30PM of course) I saw the overload burst into flames. Problem Identified! Easily found and ordered part. Next day delivery. Exact same part easily plugged in. Total refrigerator down time was less than 40 hrs.


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