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Classic (Formerly Built-In) Series Light Diffuser Removal


  • How to remove the light diffuser or crisper light diffuser from a Classic (formerly Built-In) (BI) Series product
  • Was there a change to how the light diffuser is installed or removed from a BI Series unit?
  • The light shield in a BI Series is difficult to remove, is there a lock?
  • How to install a BI model light diffuser

Steps to Verify Issue:

To remove the primary overhead light diffuser from a Classic (formerly Built-In) Series product:

  1. Remove food items from the top shelf.
  2. Face the palm of your hands up towards and against the light diffuser.
  3. Firmly push upwards and backwards into the back of the unit to slide the light diffuser back until the slots drop past the bracket pegs.
  4. Lower the light diffuser to remove.
  5. Refer to the image below.
  6. To install, align slots with bracket pegs, pull forward until tabs engage pegs.

To remove the crisper light diffuser:

  1. Remove the crisper drawer and upper crisper shelf.
  2. Place both hands under the right and left sides of the diffuser and push upward.

See also:

Refer to the product Use and Care Guide for further information.


If these steps do not resolve the issue, no further troubleshooting advice is available. Contact Factory Certified Service to schedule an appointment for repair.

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