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Ice maker stopped working

Replaced water filter. water is coming out of water dispenser. took water tube off at the back of refrigerator where it feeds into freezer compartment, no water coming out of tube.
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  • pryorjonw Dec 03, 2008

    Thanks for your help. Thru searching this site and others, reading many problems and helpful solutions I was able to fix my ice maker. I did check the water filter and replaced it but this did not fix. On another posting I was able to check the operation of the dual water valve( using a wire to jump power to the valve and it worked correctly. I then pulled the dial of that operates the ice maker and found that is was the problem. Ordered a new motor assemble which included a new dial and installed. Ice machine works again.

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Hello pryorjonw. You may need a new dual water valve, because the part going to the icemaker may be bad, the ice sensing arm may be in the up/off position, the ice bucket may not be positioned properly not triggering the icebucket sensing switch, the condenser coil might be dirty, or the freezer may not be freezing enough to make ice while everything else seems to be staying frozen. To see if your freezer is cold enough, squeeze your icecream carton, as that is the first to thaw if there is a problem.

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