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Ice maker making ice

I have a Kenmore 106.71192101 refrigerator and the icemaker stopped working. The ice maker is hooked up to a RO system. I know water is getting to the Valve Solenoid but the water is not going from the water solenoid to the water tube to the actual ice maker so I replaced the Valve Solenoid. That didn't work. There is still no water coming to the water tube. I have checked all the electrical connections. The shut off arm is sort of flimsy so could the problem be within the icemaker itself so that when that arm is down it not calling for water? Any suggestions would be most appreciated. I have included the link to the icemaker diagram. Thank you.
http://www.searspartsdirect.com/partsdirect/retrieveSubComponentPartsAction.action?diagramPageId=00007&componentDescription=ICEMAKER&documentId=P0207008&modelNumber=10671192101&productCategoryId=0166000&brandId=0582&modelName=REFRIGERATOR&backToLink=Return%20to%20Sub%20Components

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  • Roger Lee Teutschmann Oct 13, 2008

    The water supply tube in the freezer is not frozen. What else should I do to see what the problem is? Thanks for your help.

  • Roger Lee Teutschmann Oct 13, 2008

    Do you mean to switch the tube connections going to the Solenoid from the RO system and from the Solenoid to the ice maker? What will that do? Won't that push the water back to the RO system?

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Pull the water supply tube in the freezer out and see if it is frozen up,let me know more-mike

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  • MIKE major Oct 13, 2008

    trying reverseing the water solinard hook up,put the water on the ice side and the ice side on the water,now push the door lever water side and look to see if it short water to the icemaker,let me know

  • MIKE major Oct 14, 2008

    yes try that,let me know-mike

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