Refrigerator Defrost Thermostat Test

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To find a new refrigerator defrost thermostat, search http://www.repairclinic.com/Shop-For-Parts?TLSID=1813 using your appliance's model number.

Is your refrigerator not cooling like it should? Do you have a bad defrost thermostat? This free troubleshooting video shows step-by-step instructions on how to test the defrost thermostat in your refrigerator. The refrigerator defrost thermostat is part of the defrost system that keeps the evaporator coils in your refrigerator from accumulating frost. If the evaporator coils in your refrigerator are freezing over and your refrigerator isn't cooling properly, it is possible that your defrost thermostat is failing.

RepairClinic.com carries refrigerator defrost thermostats for many different brands including: Admiral, Amana, Americana, Arctic Air, Bosch, Caloric, Crosley, Dacor, Danby, E-Wave, Electrolux, Estate, Frigidaire, GE, Gaggenau, Gibson, Goldstar, Haier, Hotpoint, Inglis, JC Penney, Jenn Air, Kelvinator, Kenmore, Kitchenaid, LG, Magic Chef Maytag, Modern Maid, Montgomery Wards, Norge, RCA, Roper, Samsung, Sub Zero, Tappan, Thermador, U-Line, Universal, Westinghouse, and Whirlpool.

For instructions on replacing the defrost thermostat in your refrigerator, follow the appropriate link below:

GE Refrigerator Defrost Thermostat - Part #WR50X10068: http://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Defrost-Thermostat/WR50X10068/1170024?TLSID=1813

GE Refrigerator Defrost Thermostat - Part #WR50X10071: http://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Defrost-Thermostat/WR50X10071/1170027?TLSID=1813

Frigidaire Refrigerator Defrost Thermostat - Part #5303918214: http://www.repairclinic.com/PartDetail/Defrost-Thermostat/5303918214/892545?TLSID=1813

If your refrigerator defrost thermostat appears to have continuity, you can also test your refrigerator defrost heater for continuity as well: http://youtu.be/311BiD76iYg If your refrigerator defrost heater has continuity, it's likely the refrigerator defrost control is defective and will need to be replaced.

If you need further assistance regarding your refrigerator defrost thermostat, or any other appliance repair projects, you can always ask for help at http://www.repairclinic.com/RepairHelp/Repair-Help?TLSID=1813

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