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Whirlpool refrigerator bulb "blew" with a flash. replaced with bulb (works in other socket outside refrig) not working in refig. is there a reset button

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No there isn't. Most likely has blown the door switch, disconnect the power from your power point and join the switch wires together, wrap in electrical tape and try on power. If that's the problem you will need a new switch, otherwise with the power off and disconnected remove the bulb holder and check that for damage.

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