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GT17A43A Maytag 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 GT17A43A, or you can search by name or part description. You can also find your part by where it is located on the GT17A43A 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 GT17A43A parts. Installation instructions provided by other do-it-yourselfers will help guide you through your repair.

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$11.11

Light Rocker Switch

This light rocker light switch is used in a number of household appliances. It is most often found in refrigerators and freezers. This is a simple mechanism that helps turn the lig...

$2.96

Screw

This is a multi-use and multi-appliance screw. It can be used on a microwave, refrigerator, range/oven, air conditioner, dehumidifier, washer, or dryer. The measurements of this screw are 8 x 1/2 inch. It has 6 threads. Refer to the manual provided by the manufacturer for further information on repair and accurate guidance. Remember to wear work gloves as a safety precaution.

$5.30

Door Shelf Retainer

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$2.96

Screw with Washer

This metallic screw is less than an inch long and comes with a plastic washer.

$2.96

Screw

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$8.52

Tray

This fourteen cube ice cube tray is eleven inches long. It is all white in color and is made entirely of plastic.

$4.63

Screw

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$37.69

Door Shelf Retainer Bar - Cut-to-Fit

This is a cut-to-fit door shelf retainer bar for a refrigerator. The door shelf retainer bar holds food-related items, usually jars and condiments, on your refrigerator or freezer door shelf. This part is made entirely of metal and is white in color. It measures 26 inches long and is meant to be cut to the desired length. Use a hacksaw, or another appropriate means of cutting, to cut the bar to the exact size of your original door shelf retainer bar. This part is sold individually and does not include the retainers. Order the door shelf retainers separately if necessary.

$2.96

Single Hex Head Screw

Sold individually. The size of this screw is 1/4" hex head and 10-12 x 1/2".

$96.92

Cold Control Thermostat

The cold control thermostat works with both room air conditioner units and refrigerators. It cycles on and off regularly to keep your appliance cold. You should replace your thermostat is if your appliance is not able to regulate temperature internally. To make this repair you will need a screwdriver set and a wrench set. Wiring is included.

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Lights inside refrigerator not working

  • Customer: Clint from Rayville, MO
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 74 of 88 people found this instruction helpful
I used a flat-head screwdriver to pop out the old light rocker switch. Then, I unplugged the wires, plugged them into the new light rocker switch, and then popped the new switch into the hole. That's it! Lights began working again. read more

Thermostat ceased to function. Fridge very cold.

  • Customer: Paul from Millboro, VA
  • Difficulty: A Bit Difficult
  • Time to Complete: 30 - 60 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Wrench set
  • 29 of 41 people found this instruction helpful
I removed control knobs and a couple of screws and forced the assembly down enough to remove the old thermostat, and insert the new one. Lucky me it was a identical replacement item. Job took about an hour. read more

The light switch on the refridgerator broke - no light.

  • Customer: David from Albany, OR
  • Difficulty: Really Easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers
  • 21 of 30 people found this instruction helpful
Once I saw the replacement part I understood how to pry out the switch with a small screwdriver. Then just unplug the old one, plug in the new one and pop it into place.

The PartSelect site made it easy to correctly identify the correct part, it was inexpensive, and the shipping was fast.

I'm very pleased! read more