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Interior Light The interior refrigerator light will not go out. Any idea what is causing this?

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  • bdrnem Aug 30, 2007

    Are you talking about the buttons that turn off the light for the door switch?

  • Anonymous Aug 12, 2008

    The lights will not go out and the plastic is melting.

  • fire4n6 Aug 14, 2008

    Same problem, but intermitant. Twice the lights have failed to turn off and caused distortion to lens. I noticed that when this occurs you can hear no sound when the door switch is pushed in. When it works properly, you can here a clicking sound coming from somewhere when the door switch is pushed in. (possibly a relay?)



    Today, my secretary informed me that her Kenmore made by LG just did the same thing and caused burn damage around the light fixture. Seems to be a pattern here!



    I unscrewed one of the bulb to reduce the amount of heat available when it happens again.

  • pawleysdawg Sep 02, 2008

    The interior lights will not go off and there are signs of heat damage around the plastic casing. I have pushed in the switches that allow the lights to come on and go off but nothing happens. For the time being, I have unscrewed the bulbs. What is causing this problem?

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The lights are controlled by the main board. You need to get a new board. You should also lower the wattage from 60 to 40
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Try and reset the door switch by pushing it down once or twice and confirm

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