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HELP MY LIGHT DOES NOT WORK AND MY WIFE HAS CUT ME OFF UNTIL IT DOES

Whirlpool side by side refrigerator light will not work. the lights in the freezer side work. ensured new light bulb works, took out door switch and it seems good, have power to switch what is left? I have a stainless still side by side Gold series and the refrigerator side light does no work along with the control panel. I have replaced the door switch and nothing still works. The cooling works fine. I am lost.
GS6SHEXNS00 model number

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if its a 2 wire switch if you jump the 2 terminals together on the switcht plug the light should come on if it does replace the switch

Posted on Jan 01, 2008

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The problem is in the control board. A diode is shorting the relay, also has burned off trace. Looking for diode to replace as I write this.

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THERE IS A STAINLESS SCRATCH REMOVER SOLD BY MOST APPLIANCE STORES / ALSO HOME DEPOT . HAS HAD THIS PRODUCT .. MAKE SURE YOU GO WITH THE GRAIN . OR IT WILL GET WORSE ..MM

Posted on Jul 01, 2010

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Hi,

Many times a freezer and/or refrigeratordo not work right because of a dirty condenser coil...there are also many otherthings that can go wrong. If you are hearing a clicking or buzzing then check out thelast two tips.

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Hello,

Very common issue on this unit, the control on the back is bad, the cam and riser will need to be replaced to fix the door.

Let me know,

http://www.appliancerepairlesson.com/

Posted on Mar 07, 2011

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