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Whirlpool gold ice machine not working

The ice maker doesnt seem to pump the water up to cooling area,almost like the pump is broke,i wonder if this a part i can replace?

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One possible problem could be that the gear pins have broken off. The underside of the gear has contacts that turn on the water pump. The gear is not making an electical connection to these contacts could be the cause of your ice maker not working.

Posted on Jan 13, 2009

  • todd hangartner May 07, 2012

    can i fix it myself, what do i need to do... The water fills the tank but apperars that the pump is not working to pull the water. Thanks Todd

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The most likely cause is the water solenoid behind the fridge. Take an ohm meter and test across the two terminals and it should NOT ohm out (beep). If it does not ohm out I would replace the P.C. Board kit, emitter & receiver icemaker control

Posted on Jan 03, 2009

  • tony_pattas6 Mar 25, 2011

    in order for the maschine to make the ice we had to switch the machine off and on and it makes two cycles off ice and then it shuts off for 2 days and then we have to switch it back off and on and it keeps repeating it seems likeit working but doesnt make any ice

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