GE
Upright Freezer

Model #CAF16DKE GE freezer

Here are the diagrams and repair parts for GE CAF16DKE freezer, as well as links to manuals and error code tables, if available.

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Error Codes

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    Refrigerator Defrost Timer#119A

    Unit Diagram

    Defrost control

    Part #WR9X354
    Replaced by #WR9X482
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    Manufacturer substitution
    This part replaces WR9X354. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
    In Stock
    $50.89
    Refrigerator Power Cord#102

    Unit Diagram

    Power cord

    Part #WR23X108
    Replaced by #WR23X10300
    ?
    Manufacturer substitution
    This part replaces WR23X108. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
    In Stock
    $15.92
    Freezer Basket Bumper#55B

    Cabinet Diagram

    Freezer basket bumper

    Part #WR2X6361
    In Stock
    $10.55
    Refrigerator Water Tubing Clip#103

    Unit Diagram

    Refrigerator water tubing clip

    Part #WR1X5278
    This item is not returnable
    In Stock
    $5.00
    Condenser#101

    Unit Diagram

    Condenser

    Part #WR84X5007
    In Stock
    $332.40
    Sensor#77

    Cabinet Diagram

    Sensor

    Part #WR50X5037
    In Stock
    $296.85
    O D Panel Rh#1A

    Door Diagram

    O d panel rh

    Part #WR78X7695
    In Stock
    $177.49
    Freezer Door Shelf Rail End Cap#11A

    Door Diagram

    End cap kit

    Part #WR2X6882
    Replaced by #WR2X9486
    ?
    Manufacturer substitution
    This part replaces WR2X6882. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
    In Stock
    $42.99
    Refrigerator Light Switch#41

    Cabinet Diagram

    Light switch

    Part #WR23X5160
    Replaced by #WR23X10725
    ?
    Manufacturer substitution
    This part replaces WR23X5160. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
    In Stock
    $7.71
    Freezer Door Shelf Rail End Cap#11B

    Door Diagram

    End cap

    Part #WR2X6883
    Replaced by #WR2X9486
    ?
    Manufacturer substitution
    This part replaces WR2X6883. Substitute parts can look different from the original.
    In Stock
    $42.99

    Symptoms common to all freestanding freezers

    Choose a symptom to see related freezer repairs.

    Main causes: burned out light bulb, bad door or lid switch, faulty LED light board, wiring failure, control system failure
    Main causes: lack of power, bad compressor, refrigerant leak, bad thermistor, defrost system failure, dirty condenser coils, control failure
    Main causes: leaky door or lid gasket, broken defrost heater, bad defrost bi-metal thermostat, defrost control failure, faulty compressor
    Main causes: compressor failure, no refrigerant, faulty sensor, control failure, broken defrost heater, bad defrost bi-metal thermostat
    Main causes: excessive frost, bad defrost heater, bad defrost bi-metal, control system failure, low refrigerant charge, compressor problems
    Main causes: damaged door or lid gasket, cracked cabinet liner, bad defrost bi-metal thermostat, broken defrost heater, bad defrost timer
    Main causes: lack of power, control system failure, broken compressor start relay, locked up compressor, compressor motor failure
    Main causes: dirty condenser coils, condenser fan failure, dirty bottom front grill, leaky door or lid gasket

    Repair guides for upright freezers

    February 20, 2015
    By Lyle Weischwill
    How to replace a freezer control panel

    A freezer control panel that doesn’t show the temperature or respond when you press the buttons could be broken. This DIY repair guide and video show how to replace a freezer control panel in less than 15 minutes.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     15 minutes or less
    February 20, 2015
    By Lyle Weischwill
    How to replace a freezer door switch

    When the door switch fails, the freezer can’t detect that the door is closed. Follow the steps in this repair guide to replace a defective freezer door switch.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     15 minutes or less
    February 20, 2015
    By Lyle Weischwill
    How to replace a freezer thermistor

    When the thermistor can’t sense the freezer temperature, the freezer is colder or warmer than the set temperature. Follow these step-by-step instructions to replace a defective freezer thermistor.

    Repair difficulty
    Time required
     45 minutes or less

    Articles and videos common to all freestanding freezers

    Use the advice and tips in these articles and videos to get the most out of your freezer.

    April 12, 2021

    7 tips to prevent freezer burn

    By Sears PartsDirect staff

    See how you can save frozen food from freezer burn.

    April 3, 2015

    Easy DIY freezer repairs

    By Sears PartsDirect staff

    Learn about some money-saving and easy freezer repairs that you can do yourself.

    December 15, 2014

    5 tips for finding food in the freezer faster

    By Sears PartsDirect staff

    Don't get chapped hands digging through the icy depths. Get organized! Here's how.