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The water dispenser has stopped working!!!

I purchased a Whirlpool side-by-side, model# ED5NHGXRQ00, just over a year ago from Sears. The water dispenser has been used maybe a few times each week and, wouldn't you know it, it has stopped working! It's also interesting that there is a placard just inside the fridge, from Whirlpool, that reads: " No one has fewer repairs 8 years in a row." Go figure!
Too bad Toyota doesn't manufacture refrigerators!

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Could be a water solenoid problem (at the back portion where water from the sink enters ), or a micro switch in the dispenser area problem.

also, check if u have a water filter. could be clogged already.

tnx 4 using fixya,

drcool

Posted on Oct 09, 2008

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