Tip & How-To about U-Line CO2075F-B Echelon Refrigerator Ice Maker Combination

Hot point side by side with ice maker

My Hot point side by side has water and ice dispencer, when we use the ice maker the trap door stays open we have to close it by pushing it with our finger. We tried some lubricant on the hinges still stays open. We were wondering if there is a solinoid that acuates the door closed.

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Ice maker does not dispence Ice.


Does the water dispense? A lot of side by sides require the door switch to be closed completly before any of the freezer door functions will work. Try making sure the door switch is closed.

Jun 17, 2009 | Frigidaire FRS26H5AS Side by Side...

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ge, tfx26kpda ww, ice maker only dispences crushed ice


At least yours is making ice. Mine wount even make ice. While toubleshooting my prob, I notice a metal rod on the bottom of the ice tray. This rod opens and shuts a plastic "trap door" in the tray. The position of that door determines whether the ice is crushed or whole. If the trap door is open the ice falls through the dispenser freely. If the door this closed the ice is force thorugh metal teeth where it is crushed then dispensed. Open the freezer door and take the ice tray out. You should see a hole at the back of the freezer that the metal rod goes through. In that hole there is a plastic square that moves up and down. If the set your dispenser to crushed ice, leave the door open, push in the door switch at the bottom, and press the dispenser. The plastic square does nothing while the motor is turning. That allows the door to stay closed and forces the ice through the metal teeth. If you set the dispenser to whole ice and do the same thing the plastic square is suppose to lift up forcing the door open and letting the whole ice drop freely. The plastic square probably does nothing even if you set it to whole ice. That mean the trap door never opens focing the ice to always get crushed.

Unfortunately, I have no solution because mine works and I had no need to investigate further. I hopes this helps you figure out the problem though

Good Luck.

Jan 15, 2009 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator

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icemaker


Do you hear it trying to draw water into the ice tray? If so, there might be an internal problem you can't fix yourself. especially since the fridge is dispencing water. Is the arm inside the ice maker pushe down? This is what tells the ice maker to fill and make the ice.

Let me know if this helps.

Jan 02, 2009 | Frigidaire FRS266ZDSB Side by Side...

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GE 23.5 CU FT side by side w/ice maker and water in the door.


replace the dispenser control under the front panel on the freezer door if need detaild instuction after receiving parts reply to me

Jan 15, 2008 | GE GSL25JFPBS Side by Side Refrigerator

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