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Refrigerator Isn’t Defrosting — Refrigerator Troubleshooting

Refrigerator not defrosting? This video provides information on how to troubleshoot a refrigerator that won’t defrost and the most likely defective parts associated with this problem.

Commonly replaced refrigerator parts:

Defrost heater assembly
Defrost thermostat
Defrost timer
Defrost control board
Main control board

The information provided in this refrigerator troubleshooting video is applicable to all refrigerator brands: Admiral, Amana, Americana, Arctic Air, Bosch, Caloric, Crosley, Dacor, Danby, E-Wave, Electrolux, Estate, Frigidaire, Gaggenau, GE, Gibson, Goldstar, Haier, Hardwick, Hotpoint, Ikea, Inglis, JC Penney, Jenn Air, Kelvinator, Kenmore, KitchenAid, LG, Magic Chef, Maytag, Modern Maid, Montgomery Ward, Norge, RCA, Roper, Samsung, Scotsman, Sharp, Sub Zero, Tappan, Thermador, U-Line, Universal, Westinghouse, Whirlpool.

RepairClinic has millions of replacement parts for appliances, lawn equipment, power tools, and heating & cooling equipment including washers, dryers, dishwashers, refrigerators, lawn mowers, snowblowers, furnaces, and air conditioners. Our customer care team is available to help by phone or live chat, seven days a week: 1-800-269-2609. We guarantee the fastest shipping possible—all in-stock parts ship the same business day. Return any part for any reason with our generous 365-day return policy.

In addition to providing replacement parts, RepairClinic.com offers free online troubleshooting information and DIY repair videos. Use our website to choose from a series of problems to discover the likely causes and the correct replacement part(s) for your particular model. Once you’ve determined the solution, our expertly-produced video tutorials will guide you through every step of the repair.

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How your refrigerator works:

For more DIY videos including part replacement and help finding your model visit the repair help section of our website: Refrigerator repair help