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Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement

Qué necesitas

  1. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Safety precautions: paso 1, imagen 1 de 1
    • Before you begin your repair, perform the following:

    • Turn off your main water supply

    • Unplug your device

  2. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Open the doors: paso 2, imagen 1 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Open the doors: paso 2, imagen 2 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Open the doors: paso 2, imagen 3 de 3
    • Depending on your repair, open one or both doors.

  3. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the drawers: paso 3, imagen 1 de 2 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the drawers: paso 3, imagen 2 de 2
    • Remove the drawers and shelves from the freezer section.

  4. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement: paso 4, imagen 1 de 2 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement: paso 4, imagen 2 de 2
    • Remove the screw(s) securing the evaporator cover.

  5. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Unclip the evaporator cover: paso 5, imagen 1 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Unclip the evaporator cover: paso 5, imagen 2 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Unclip the evaporator cover: paso 5, imagen 3 de 3
    • Lift the bottom of the evaporator cover up and over its lip in the chassis.

    • Pull the cover toward yourself to release its top clips.

  6. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the evaporator cover: paso 6, imagen 1 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the evaporator cover: paso 6, imagen 2 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the evaporator cover: paso 6, imagen 3 de 3
    • Continue pulling the evaporator cover towards yourself to unclip its metal prongs from the chassis.

    • Remove the evaporator cover.

  7. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Disconnect the evaporator fan: paso 7, imagen 1 de 2 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Disconnect the evaporator fan: paso 7, imagen 2 de 2
    • Use needle nose pliers, or your fingers, to disconnect the grounding wire(s) attached to the evaporator fan.

  8. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement: paso 8, imagen 1 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement: paso 8, imagen 2 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement: paso 8, imagen 3 de 3
    • Disconnect any connectors attached to the evaporator fan.

  9. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Unfasten the evaporator fan: paso 9, imagen 1 de 1
    • Remove the screw(s) securing the evaporator fan.

  10. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the foam buffers: paso 10, imagen 1 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the foam buffers: paso 10, imagen 2 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the foam buffers: paso 10, imagen 3 de 3
    • Slide the foam buffer downward to release it from its lip in the chassis.

    • Remove the foam buffer.

    • Repeat this procedure any remaining foam buffers.

  11. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the evaporator fan housing: paso 11, imagen 1 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the evaporator fan housing: paso 11, imagen 2 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the evaporator fan housing: paso 11, imagen 3 de 3
    • Pull the evaporator fan housing up and outward from the chassis to remove it.

  12. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the fan: paso 12, imagen 1 de 2 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the fan: paso 12, imagen 2 de 2
    • Pull the evaporator fan straight off its motor to remove it.

    • This may require some significant force.

  13. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the motor bracket: paso 13, imagen 1 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the motor bracket: paso 13, imagen 2 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the motor bracket: paso 13, imagen 3 de 3
    • Use your fingers to pry up and release the motor bracket clips from the housing.

  14. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the motor bracket: paso 14, imagen 1 de 2 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the motor bracket: paso 14, imagen 2 de 2
    • Remove the motor bracket.

  15. Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the motor: paso 15, imagen 1 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the motor: paso 15, imagen 2 de 3 Whirlpool Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Replacement, Remove the motor: paso 15, imagen 3 de 3
    • Pull the motor straight out of its housing to remove it.

Conclusión

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

Take your e-waste to an R2 or e-Stewards certified recycler.

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