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My 9-year-old refrig (GE GTS22WC) frequently does not cool because the compressor does not work, but everytime I ordered an new refrig to replace it, suddenly we found it works again. We doubt the temperture controller does not work properly. What do you think what would be the problem most likely? Should I get it fixed or replaced. Thanks a lot.

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The GE refridgerators are known for bad mother boards (or circuit boards). The relay gets carbon tracking and causes arcing until it finally burns out. I am a mechanical engineer and I work with an electrical engineer. Our GE fridges went out in the same week. A place called appliance parts pros dot com had our parts in stock and we could order through the net on their website. The part is roughly 150.00 including shipping. By the way, your unit started working again because the relay is making contact temporarily. It will fail again.

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Ok this is more than likey cold control problem. I look up on sears found the part number. It is WR09X10104 and it is only 30 dollars. I would give a try. The part is located in that long piece in the center. Unplug the box. Remove the four 1/4 screws. Pull down center piece. It will have a gang plug. Unplug it so you can change the cold control. Reverse the order This will solve your problem.

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