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Igloo Mini Fridge IRF32BK Compressor Relay Replacement

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  1. Igloo Mini Fridge IRF32BK Compressor Relay Replacement, Compressor Relay: step 1, image 1 of 3 Igloo Mini Fridge IRF32BK Compressor Relay Replacement, Compressor Relay: step 1, image 2 of 3 Igloo Mini Fridge IRF32BK Compressor Relay Replacement, Compressor Relay: step 1, image 3 of 3
    • Clear out all food products in the refrigerator.

    • Unplug the plug from the outlet.

    • Turn the refrigerator backward.

    • Don't turn the mini fridge on its side. Doing so will ruin the mini fridge gas.

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    • Use a knife to cut the plastic holding strips.

    • Don't damage the rubber covering. Damaging it can be dangerous when turning the mini fridge back on.

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    • Use your thumbs to open the rubber covering.

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    • Use the CR-V screwdriver to unscrew the screw by rotating the screwdriver counter clockwise.

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    • Push the flathead screwdriver upward to pry open the metal hinge.

    • Repeat this same step on the other side.

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    • Remove the plastic box by pulling it away from the wires.

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    • Stick the flathead screwdriver in between the compressor relay and the pot.

    • Wiggle the screwdriver left to right five times.

    • Use your hand to pull the compressor relay from the pot.

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    • Use the flathead screwdriver to push the white cable against the compressor relay to disconnect it.

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    • Connect the white cable to the new compressor relay.

    • You should hear a click when you connect it correctly.

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    • Connect the holes on the compressor relay to the pot.

    • Connect the top hole on the white part of the compressor relay first, then connect the rest of the holes.

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    • Hold the plastic box as shown in the picture and put it on the compressor relay.

    • Reattach the metal hinge back onto the plastic box.

    • You should hear a click when putting back on the metal hinge.

    • These two steps must be done at the same time in order to work.

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    • Reattach the screw to the green wire and use the CR-V screwdriver to reinsert the screw.

    • Refer back to Step 4 to help you complete this step.

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    • Warp the rubber coating back onto the metal wire.

    • Warp the new plastic holding stripes onto the rubber coating.

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Rizwan Laghari

Member since: 09/30/21

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3 Comments

Would you happen to know the part numbers for the start relay and overload on this mini fridge that you are working on in this tutorial?

chrisalexandre - Reply

Hi, I have a question?? Does the Igloo irf32bk have a "linear compressor" ?

bruce o - Reply

re-try post! ok,here goes.....does the Igloo IRF32BK operate with a "linear" compressor?

bruce o - Reply

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