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My samsung rf266aepn stopped working. about 4-5 years old.

Customer Question

my samsung rf266aepn stopped working.
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Samsung is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: about 4-5 years old. rf266aepn
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: have it unplugged now
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Appliance
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
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Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 3 months ago.

Hello, I'm Joel and will be glad to help you today.

When you say it stopped working do you mean its does nothing at all, no lights no nothing no power?

Customer: replied 3 months ago.
There is a slight flickering of the deli tray lights if you have both the power cool and power freeze bottoms pushed.
Otherwise nothing. The back panel gets hot on the rear of the refrigerator if plugged in for a while.
Expert:  Joel Swenson replied 3 months ago.

The main power board on the unit has failed and needs to be replaced. Its located behind the cover on the back on the unit:

Refrigerator Power Control Board

Part #: DA41-00404E - click here

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