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When I open the left door, the interior light doesn't go on so the water dispenser (on the inside) doesn't work. when this first happened, I could fiddle with the catch at the top of the fridge which gets flipped when the door opens. Now that doesn't work and I have to flick the catch every time now to get the light on. Any ideas what part needs to be replaced? thanks Zoner

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  • dczone Apr 29, 2010

    The light definitely works because when I flick the catch, it comes on and the water dispenser works. Now the question is: how difficult is it to remove the catch and replace it?

  • dczone Apr 29, 2010

    Response was quick...

  • dczone Apr 29, 2010

    the light works when I flick the catch. How difficult is it to replace that catch?

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The catch is the switch which activates light inside the fridge. I would suggest you replace it. Before you do this make sure the bulb is not blown as if it is the case it will not work with a new switch. Hope this helps.

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