Refrigerator Articles and Videos

Learn how to replace your refrigerator water filter, purge air from your refrigerator water dispenser and more with these articles and how-to videos from Sears PartsDirect. For troubleshooting guidelines and step-by-step instructions for repairing your fridge, check out our refrigerator repair guides.

7 Uncommon Tips for Kitchen Cleaning

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7 Uncommon Tips for Kitchen Cleaning

These 7 kitchen-cleaning tips are out of the ordinary and super helpful.

Refrigerator Common Questions

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Refrigerator Common Questions

Benefit from other people's experience by checking on these frequently asked questions about refrigerators.

How to Replace a Drop-Down Tray Refrigerator Water Filter Video

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How to Replace a Drop-Down Tray Refrigerator Water Filter Video

Learn how to replace the water filter that's inside the refrigerator section of a bottom-freezer single-door refrigerator.

How to Purge Air from a Refrigerator Water Dispenser Video

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How to Purge Air from a Refrigerator Water Dispenser Video

Follow the steps in this video to remove air from the water line connected to your refrigerator's water dispenser so the water dispenses smoothly.

Refrigerator Common Parts Glossary

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Refrigerator Common Parts Glossary

Find out what parts keep your refrigerator running, and how, in this glossary of common refrigerator parts.

How to Get Rid of Refrigerator Puddles

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How to Get Rid of Refrigerator Puddles

A puddle under the crisper drawers usually means ice is clogging the defrost drain tube. Here's how to unclog it.

How to Replace a Push-Button Refrigerator Water Filter Video

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How to Replace a Push-Button Refrigerator Water Filter Video

See how to replace a refrigerator water filter that releases when you push a button next to the end of the filter.

How to Replace a Quarter-Turn Refrigerator Water Filter Video

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How to Replace a Quarter-Turn Refrigerator Water Filter Video

Follow these steps to install a replacement refrigerator water filter that releases when you turn it 90 degrees.

How to Align the Doors on a French Door Refrigerator with Adjustable Rollers Video

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How to Align the Doors on a French Door Refrigerator with Adjustable Rollers Video

See how to align the two doors on a French door bottom-freezer refrigerator so the tops are even. The refrigerator model in this video has adjustable rollers on the bottom, behind the grille.

How to Align the Doors on a French Door Refrigerator with Non-Adjustable Rollers Video

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How to Align the Doors on a French Door Refrigerator with Non-Adjustable Rollers Video

See how to align the two doors on a French door bottom-freezer refrigerator so the tops are even. The refrigerator in this video has non-adjustable rollers on the bottom, behind the grille.

How to Prevent Water Dispenser and Ice Maker Problems

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How to Prevent Water Dispenser and Ice Maker Problems

If your refrigerator's ice maker isn't producing as much ice as it should, or water is flowing poorly from the dispenser, these tips can solve the problem.

How a Refrigerator Works

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How a Refrigerator Works

See how the different components in your refrigerator work together to cool your food.

New Refrigerator Noises

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New Refrigerator Noises

Find out about the new refrigerator sounds you might not be aware of.

How to Clean Stainless Steel Appliances Video

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How to Clean Stainless Steel Appliances Video

Learn how to keep the stainless-steel appliances in your home clean and shining bright.

Cool Refrigerator Makeover Tips

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Cool Refrigerator Makeover Tips

Follow the tips in this article to freshen up your refrigerator.

The Right Way to Store Food in a Refrigerator

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The Right Way to Store Food in a Refrigerator

We've put together some tips on how to keep the food in your refrigerator as fresh as possible.

5 Ways to Keep a Refrigerator Working Well

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5 Ways to Keep a Refrigerator Working Well

Learn how to keep your refrigerator working well and energy efficient.

How to Troubleshoot Moisture Buildup Inside a Refrigerator

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How to Troubleshoot Moisture Buildup Inside a Refrigerator

Try these troubleshooting tips if water condenses on your refrigerator's inside walls.

Where to Find the Model Number on a Kitchen or Laundry Appliance

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Where to Find the Model Number on a Kitchen or Laundry Appliance

See where you should look when trying to locate the model tag on a kitchen or laundry appliance.

Wiring Schematic Symbols Explained Video

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Wiring Schematic Symbols Explained Video

Learn some of the most common symbols found in a wiring diagram and what they mean.

How to Read a Wiring Schematic Video

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How to Read a Wiring Schematic Video

Learn how to decipher symbols so you can buy the right part for your problem.

Using a Wiring Schematic to Trace a Current Video

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Using a Wiring Schematic to Trace a Current Video

Find out what’s wrong with your appliance by following a circuit.

How to Use a Multimeter to Test Electrical Parts Video

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How to Use a Multimeter to Test Electrical Parts Video

Learn how to use a multimeter to check for wiring problems in an appliance that's not working.

How to Repair Broken or Damaged Wires Video

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How to Repair Broken or Damaged Wires Video

Learn how to repair broken, frayed or damaged wires in your appliances.

Troubleshooting Thermistor Problems in Refrigerators Video

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Troubleshooting Thermistor Problems in Refrigerators Video

If your refrigerator isn't cooling at the right temperature, the problem could be the thermistor. Here's how to check.

Quiz: Are You Abusing Your Appliances?

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Quiz: Are You Abusing Your Appliances?

Take our quiz to see how well you treat your appliances. Then, find out what you can do to help them last longer.

Diagnosing Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Problems Video

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Diagnosing Refrigerator Evaporator Fan Problems Video

If the fan at the back of the fridge isn't blowing cold air, this video shows how to pinpoint the problem.

Cleaning Your Appliances after a Drinking Water Advisory

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Cleaning Your Appliances after a Drinking Water Advisory

Find out how to clean and flush household appliances once a boil water advisory is lifted.

Troubleshooting a Refrigerator Not Cooling Video

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Troubleshooting a Refrigerator Not Cooling Video

Learn what to check if the inside of your fridge is wayyyy too warm.

Troubleshooting Compressor Problems in Refrigerators Video

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Troubleshooting Compressor Problems in Refrigerators Video

A compressor problem could keep your fridge from cooling. This video shows how to diagnose compressor problems.

Easy DIY Refrigerator Repairs

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Easy DIY Refrigerator Repairs

Learn about a few easy refrigerator repairs that you can quickly do yourself.