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Broken water dispenser arm

The plastic paddle arm that I depress in order for water to be dispensed has broken off. There is just enough of the arm left that I can press it to work, but it is not convenient. Is there a way to replace that arm?

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I just fixed this today. 01/2/08

First, I got some super glue from Lowes especially designed for plastics.

I first glued some metal strips to the back or the broken off lever, so it will have extra support once glued back. I then applied glue to the broken surface of the lever arm and the support arms I glued earlier.

Super glue it awesome, just had to hold it in place for 1 minute, then let it cure for a few hours... working good as new.

I'm glad this worked for me, as I did not want to have to search for the part and then worry about taking the refrigerator apart.

After repair, I had to educate my wife on how to slam a cup into the arm HEHE.

Posted on Jan 02, 2009

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