Question about Frigidaire FRS3R5EMB Side by Side Refrigerator

2 Answers

Not making ice

I have a Frigidaire side by side.Model frs26hf5a and the ice stopped working.I noticed that the chute the water comes down had an ice block.I heated that up with a dryer and it melted and started making a little bit of ice.Now it has stopped after about a day.I havent changed the water filter for a coupla years.The water in the door comes out but not as fast as it once did.By not replacing the filter cause the ice maker to stop?Do you think its not getting enough water to the ice maker>

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

The filter does effect somewhat the flow of the water. For some people having problems with ice dispensing it may be as simple as lifting the metal shut off bar up and down. Then check the top of the ice tray to make sure no ice is stuck up there. When you move the metal bar up and down you should see the plastic dispenser that pushes the ice out turning or rotating. Hope this helps.

Posted on Jan 17, 2009

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Master
  • 333 Answers

You should change this filter first before you go crazy tryibng to figure the problem out. It may just be this.

Posted on Dec 10, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

When i close the door on the freezer side the water trickles down the front panel


This could be a leaking water valve. First thing I would suggest is to turn the water supply off under the sink or behind fridge wherever its located and see if the leaking stops.If so then you'll need to replace the water valve on fridge. If this doesn't work look up inside the ice chute on front of door and make sure the flapper is closing all the way when you get ice. Warm air coming up into freezer because the flapper is not sealing tight can cause water to run down front of fridge.If this is the case there is usually frost buildup on the ice chute on the inside of door.

Oct 25, 2013 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

The ice maker makes humming noise but is not making ice


Sounds to me like the water control solenoid has failed and is not opening to allow water to flow into the ice maker.

Jan 20, 2013 | Frigidaire GLRS267ZA Side by Side...

2 Answers

Frigidaire FRS26ZSH -ice & water dispenser panel lost power


I think you will need to unplug the pin plug under the cover at top or bottom hinge. Check the voltage and if OK leave unplugged until you can remove the dispenser and I will try to help you from the power source. Sounds like a short in the board and related to the light socket. The fuse only stopped the short from doing further damage, You may need to locate the short before replacing the fuse or board. I have looked over the wiring diagram. If you find the short without my help just be sure to replace the fuse with the correct size. The only things are the chute heater or something in that area of the board went to ground. Do you have a voltage meter? Contact me later when ready, Sea Breeze

Jan 20, 2010 | Frigidaire FRS3R5EMB Side by Side...

2 Answers

Will not release ice and makes crushed ice, even when on cubed.


I believe in your case the ice maker part number WR30X10093 being electronic with the control board in the front is the problem. I think the control board behind the front cover of the ice maker may have corrosion and causing the ice maker to malfunction. You can try disconnecting the set of wires to the coil on the water control valve and see if the water stops or turn off the ice maker first and try disconnecting the coil wires later. It has to be the control board or the water control valve part number WR57X10032

Oct 06, 2009 | GE Profile PSW26P Stainless Steel Side by...

2 Answers

Not making ice


Hi: Change or just remove the water filter first. As your water dispensing slowed that is a clue. If the water filter is that clogged it will cause a problem with the ice maker. Plus the water you drink is not filtered anymore. City water is being run through 2 years of crud. If you don't replace it just remove it. I hope this helps, Jeff

Jun 03, 2009 | Frigidaire FRS3R5EMB Side by Side...

1 Answer

Ice maker stopped working???


water valve or icemaker or make sure freezer is freezing check see if you have frost build up

Apr 06, 2009 | Kenmore 57029 Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Ice maker not working - Frigidiare refridgerator Model number FRS26BH6CB4


take the line off of the solinoid valve and check to see if there's a screen in the valve. that could be plugged with debris.

Dec 20, 2008 | Frigidaire FRS26R4A Side by Side...

2 Answers

10 yr old Frigidaire ice maker stopped making ice


check to make sure the fill tube is not plugged with ice if it is not then i would guess the valve is shot

Oct 30, 2007 | Frigidaire FRS3R5EMB Side by Side...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Frigidaire FRS3R5EMB Side by Side Refrigerator Logo

381 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Frigidaire Refrigerators Experts

John Tripp
John Tripp

Level 3 Expert

4654 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8205 Answers

Mike Cairns
Mike Cairns

Level 3 Expert

3053 Answers

Are you a Frigidaire Refrigerator Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...