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Is that all there is to your model number ? its not comming up. can you check in the refrigerator itself and see if theres a tag with the full model number ?
That is all there is. This is the link to the user manual.
The light comes on but that's it. It has been hot here. The unit is about 10 years old.
Okay, this can only be one of two things, 1 the cold control has failed. (thats the dial you turn to turn this on) or two the defrost control is stuck in defrost and didn't come out.The issue I'm having is I cant pull up diagrams for this model. unplug the unit, open the control panel (where the cold control is) and you will see two wires going to the cold control. take the two wires off and bypass the cold control, (connect the two wires together and tape them) then plug it in, Does it start ?
Never mind, I got it. However, the wires go into these plastic pieces that plug into the back of the fridge. I don't see how I can bypass.
Hold please. I am unscrewing part of the cold control so I remove the wires on that end. They are encased in plastic & plugged in with very little room to move around.
So I don't see how I can get the plastic parts off of the wires in order to connect them. It is on very tightly. I could cut it or alternately the wires themselves to hot wire it. You suggested that it might be the defrost being stuck on. I did have a bit of water in the refrigerator recently. Can try that first before I start cutting things?
I tried with a piece of wire and nothing.
And what you are saying is, even if I can find the defrost timer and determine that that is the problem, I won't be able to replace it, yes?
I found it. For anyone else who might ask you, it's behind a metal plate at the point where the ac power enters the fridge. There are two screws to take off and then one screw to release the timer from the box. However it does not have a little grey knob. It looks like this:
Yes! It just did not look like a knob. When I twist it clockwise it makes a ratchet like sound. In fact, this bit sticks out of the metal housing the timer is in.
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I should probably just get a new one but at least I have some time now.