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Interior Lighting on True Refrigerator Unit

The inside lights went out in my True Cooler. I replaced the bulbs but this did not correct the problem. Is there a starter to replace? Where is it located?

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  • nevillepoots Aug 26, 2008

    can't find the ballast on 3 door true refrigerator

  • drmike011 Dec 11, 2008

    same problem.......new bulbs, still no light. Is there a ballast or a starter to replace or check?

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A starter may be located in the top area inside the cooler. Not all true coolers have starters. Check the connections where the light pins slide into. Also may need new ballast.

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