Northland
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Model # RFG285B/1713 Official Northland refrigerator

Here are the diagrams and repair parts for Official Northland RFG285B-1713 refrigerator, as well as links to manuals and error code tables, if available.

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Clip 16715-000
#22

Unit diagram

Clip

Part #16715-000

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Bushing 12030-000
#45

Cabinet diagram

Bushing

Part #12030-000

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Button 97201-111
#44

Cabinet diagram

Button

Part #97201-111

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Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Motor 16477-000
#38

Cabinet diagram

Refrigerator evaporator fan motor

Part #16477-000

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Clip 16682-000
#17

Cabinet diagram

Clip

Part #16682-000

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Clip 97216-000
#14

Door diagram

Clip

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Harness 16967-000
#31

Unit diagram

Harness

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Shelf 16970-301
#51

Cabinet diagram

Shelf

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Barrel Rivet 17627-000
#46

Unit diagram

Barrel rivet

Part #17627-000

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Starter Base 17003-000
#6

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Starter base

Part #17003-000

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Main causes: leaky door or lid gasket, broken defrost heater, bad defrost bi-metal thermostat, defrost control failure, …

Repair guides for upright freezers

How to replace a freezer control panel

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 DI…

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Time required
 15 minutes or less
How to replace a freezer door switch

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 r…

Repair difficulty
Time required
 15 minutes or less
How to replace a freezer thermistor

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. Follo…

Repair difficulty
Time required
 45 minutes or less

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