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How do you install a Control Box Kit-Part # 5303918283

I have a Fridgidaire PLHS267ZCBO fridge and the Damper went. Need to install a Control Box Kit-Part # 5303918283. I'm somewhat handy and would like to try this on my own. Is this tough to do? Can anyone walk me through this? Mine keeps freezing, anyone have any help out there? the back hex screw does not want to come out...

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Drgerges,
I ran into a similar problem but finally got the screw out. It was just tougher to turn, so I pushed hard and got it out.
Anyway, I am getting ready to replace the damper kit 5303918283 on my 2003 GLRS267ZAW6 Frigidaire, and my concern is with the thermostat wires that go over in the freezer compartment from the damper opening. They seem to come out, but I am concerned that I will not be able to put them back through.
Looks like you just went through this work a few weeks ago.
Any thought, hints or suggestions?
Thanks.

Posted on May 30, 2010

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I have a similar problem with my Frigidaire side by side. Couldn't move that last recessed hex screw for the life of me but after rechecking its size and seeing that it's the same head as the other hex screws I just pushed really hard on it while unscrewing and it worked. It is a lot longer than the other hex screws holding the assembly, maybe that's why. After doing this exercise I am feeling more confident that I can do this repair and will go ahead and order the replacement damper assembly kit. Good luck with your repair.

Posted on May 11, 2010

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