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GE PSS26MSTASS Regrigerator ice & water dispensing problems

To all those wonderful experts,

You seem to have done a great job in helping the people in need of help for various appliances. Now, I would appreciate any help that I get from you.

I have a two and half year old GE PSS26MSTASS Refrigerator and few days ago it stopped dispensing ice and water all together. Being an engineer, I messed around a little and found that if I removed the small light bulb that lights the water/ice dispensing area, the water dispensing started functioning fine, but not the ice (no cubed, no crushed, etc).

The strange thing is when I press the dispensing panel push buttons for ice or cubed ice or crushed ice and then then try to get ice, nothing gets dispensed, but it seems like the fridge resets (goes quiet) for I think over a minute.

I started using water dispenser by removing the light bulb. But in the recent past, even the water dispenser started malfunctioning in spite of no light bulb in its holder. It goes off and on. When water dispenser is not working, if I switch off and switch on the whole refrigerator, it starts working immediately and stays working for some time. But, it goes back to non-functioning state with in a matter of about 30 minutes.

If I take the ice bin/bucket out from freezer, I can turn the augur motor with my hand. No problems there. I also see the ice maker working and forming new ice cubes in ice bin.

I am thinking "Interface dispenser asm bk" may be the issue. Could one of you help me out and let me know how I can approach this problem?

Many many thanks in advance for your help!

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