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Defrost Heater and Bracket Assembly
PartSelect Number PS303781
Manufacturer Part Number WR51X10055
The defrost heater keeps the cooling coils from frosting over. The heater will get hot and melt any ice or frost build up around the coils.
Fixes these symptoms
Freezer not defrosting
Freezer section too warm
Freezer too cold

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Richard from West Alton, MO says,

Freezer was still simi-cold but refrigerator was not.
Called a friend that lead me down the right path so i did a search for the part's and found this site. The trouble shooting that outher's had done was the same as mine, I descovered that the coil's in...read more

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$37.03
Defrost Heater Harness Kit
PartSelect Number PS1993872
Manufacturer Part Number WR51X10101
This dual heater kit replaces the single heater. It's redesigned to use two heating elements for a better defrost cycle.
Fixes these symptoms
Freezer not defrosting
Freezer section too warm
Freezer too cold

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Installation Instructions
Greg from Aledo, TX says,

Ice box and freezer would not get cold,the back wall of the freezer was covered with ice
1. I had to defrost the ice off of the back wall of the freezer with a blowdryer.
2. Removed the four 1/4'' screws and removed the back panel.
3. Defrosted all of the ice off the coils and h...read more

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$23.64
Top-Mount Refrigerator Garage Kit
PartSelect Number PS900213
Manufacturer Part Number 5303918301
This kit is used on refrigerators built in 2001 or later, with the freezer on top, and are stored where the temperature can drop to 34 degrees Fahrenheit.
Fixes these symptoms
Freezer section too warm


Installation Instructions
Paul from Louisville, KY says,

Refrigerator was not getting cold in garage during winter
Took out the thermostat control and unhooked harness. The disconnected 2 wires within control. Installed the part bought for this purpose. Hooked the wires for the part and the thermostat control toge...read more

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Defrost Heater with Thermostat
PartSelect Number PS303933
Manufacturer Part Number WR51X442
This part assembly has 2 functions: The defrost heater keeps the cooling coils from frosting over and the thermostat senses that the heat near the cooling coils has reached the desired temperature. Used with side by side models.
Fixes these symptoms
Freezer not defrosting
Freezer section too warm
Freezer too cold

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Joseph from North Attleboro, MA says,

Defroster failure
Fridge was not really cold. Fan was working at back of freezer. Romoved the drawers and back panel of freezer compartment. Melted ice with a blow dryer and collected water with a towel so that it w...read more

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$38.14
Defrost Heater
PartSelect Number PS2581596
Manufacturer Part Number 242044113
Fixes these symptoms
Freezer not defrosting
Fridge too warm


Installation Instructions
Robert from North Chesterfield, VA says,

Refrigerator would not go into Defrost
When I first noticed that my refrigerator coil was iced up, I read a little bit about the defrost cycle of a refrigerator. I decided to try replacing the least expensive parts first. First I tried the...read more

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$154.02
Mullion Articulation Assembly
PartSelect Number PS2340319
Manufacturer Part Number WR17X12591
Also known as a mullion heater.
Fixes these symptoms
Door won’t open or close


Installation Instructions
William from Aston, PA says,

The articulated assembly hinge was broken
The repair was basically the removal of four screws holding the mullion assembly hinges (2) from the door, unplug the electrical connection, plug the new electrical connection in, feed the connection ...read more

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$63.77
Defrost Heater and Thermostat Assembly
PartSelect Number PS11743281
Manufacturer Part Number WP61006199
This part assembly has 2 functions: The defrost heater keeps the cooling coils from frosting over and the thermostat senses that the heat near the cooling coils has reached the desired temperature.
Fixes these symptoms
Freezer not defrosting
Freezer section too warm
Freezer too cold

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Installation Instructions
Eva from Macomb, IL says,

The food side of my Maytag wide by side refrigerator was 80 degrees.
Okay all you ladies out there, listen up. Yep, I am a girl and had never worked on a refrigerator before. I googled the model of frig and the problem. Finding that one of two things were probably wro...read more

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$53.14
Defrost Heater
PartSelect Number PS426768
Manufacturer Part Number 216730700
This part is located at the bottom of the evaporator. The defrost heater heats the evaporator in the defrost mode of operation to keep the cooling coils from frosting over. The thermostat must be replaced when replacing the defrost heater.
Fixes these symptoms
Frost buildup


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$38.19
Defrost Heater - 500W 115V
PartSelect Number PS11743110
Manufacturer Part Number WP61001846
This set includes two nine and a quarter inch radiant glass defrost heaters joined together with wire. Each heater carries 500 watts and 115 volts. The defrost heater heats the evaporator in the defrost mode of operation to keep the cooling coils from frosting over.
Fixes these symptoms
Freezer not defrosting
Freezer section too warm
Freezer too cold

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Installation Instructions
John from Matthews, NC says,

The freezer was cold but refrigerator was warm
This is a problem in the defrost cycle. It is one of three items the heater, timer or thermostat.. I removed the screws from the back side of the freezer and romoved the sheet metal from the back whic...read more

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$54.66
Heater, Defrost
PartSelect Number PS11740459
Manufacturer Part Number WP2323198
The heater is located at the bottom of the evaporator. The defrost heater heats the evaporator in the defrost mode of operation. The thermostat must be replaced when replacing the defrost heater.
Fixes these symptoms
Freezer not defrosting
Fridge too warm