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Whirlpool 6th sense not making ice or dispenceing water

Fridge and freezer working, when pressing for water motor appears to be working, water to appliance is ok, water not going through appliance, so no water no ice

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  • danny Nov 03, 2012

    To Richard Roth whirlpool 6th

  • danny Nov 03, 2012

    To Richard Roth model no 20ri-d4a+pt whirlpool 6sence side by side

  • Richard Roth
    Richard Roth Nov 03, 2012

    I am not coming up with anything on that model number. Are you in the UK?

  • danny Nov 03, 2012

    yes, what about 20RIDA (858642015010)

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What is the model number of your unit?

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SOURCE: my whirpool 6th sense american fridge freezer has

Be very careful, when the ice maker malfunctions, many things can be the culprit. The start device on some models of refridgerator for maytag and whirlpool have been recalled. If your appliance was manufactured in the last 5-10 years you may be having an issue with this component. Mine recently caught on fire at this device that is located near the compressor. If you would like to be a part of the petition for a recall on this appliance contact me at jboooor@hotmail.com

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Cause could be the solenoid valve which controls water flow into the ice maker.

Could be bad solenoid, bad relay for solenoid, clogged solenoid valve, corroded electrical connections, etc.

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SOURCE: whirlpool 6th sense side by side fridge/freezer

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SOURCE: Whirlpool 20RBD3J American Fridge Freezer

At the back of the ice maker there is a water inlet solenoid valve.This valve gets command from the main board of the unit to open and close.The water fill tube is connected to the valve.When the main board gives command to water inlet valve the valve open and water fills,when the water is filled in the ice maker tray,the valve gets close.But in your case this valve is not getting close so its overfilling and this is making ice and ice dropping in the unit. ------------- Remove this water fill valve and replace it.This will help the water to run properly and stop properly.------Also other thing to check is ice maker shut off arm or shut of switch.Check this switch. Look for this arm if its up you shouldnt be making ice if its in the down position lift it up it should stop the ice making.------------- This should help.Thanks.Helpmech.

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