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Light inside the refrigerator not working. Bulb tests OK. Checked the socket with a non-contact circuit tester and there is no response. At the switch there is indication of power.

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  • kurt_rentel1 Feb 05, 2010

    Worked great. The light is on! A paint can opening tool was great to bend up the base contact.

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I would kill power and then bend the base up a hair to make better contact with the light bulb and retry. Post a model number for a better answer.

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