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The water dispenser on my LG GB7143A2PW1 fridge freezer is not working. The pump runs, however, it does not seem to be making the same noise when operating. It sounds more quiet. Can you help

The dispenser was working earlier in the day, There is water in the container and the door is closed when demanding water. I have checked for blockage there is none obvious.

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SOURCE: water dispenser in fridge door

I have same problem with GE monogram 42. ice maker works, water dispenser not. It does click but no water. Help.

Posted on Feb 23, 2008

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I would check hte wire harness leadngto the door under hte freezer hinge. itll be wrapped in a black web like covering. Just under hte unit itself follow ht ewire and unplug hte harness. then carfully cut hte black webbing and inspect wires. there tends ot be apinch point there and the wires will sheer from one another, . if so there is no replcing hte harness, the door would have to be replaced at a cost of nealry $600. not enough room for a wire nut, but hav had sucess using stright inline bullet style connector, or others have sucessfully soldered connections back in place

Posted on Mar 25, 2008

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SOURCE: Water not getting to dispenser, but does get to ice maker.

Hi All,
The fix to the "GE/Hotpoint Secret" frozen water dispenser problem is the Dispenser Water Tube Heater Kit, P/N WR49X10173 that can be purchased at Sears. Just a few bucks. My Hotpoint (model HSM25GFRA5A) had the same issue and GE would not tell me anything but required a technician to come out. The technician had no clue but after making some calls found the heater at Sears and ordered it delivered to me. He had to setup a return appointment but I canceled it after getting the parts and fixing it myself. The instructions are in the kit. Since most all GE/Hotpoint refrigerators (same model group of course) use the same parts/assemblies this will work for lots of folks. See pic below. If the area behind the cover looks like this it may be the part. Feel free to email me for help on this (rkjobe@military.com). Piece of cake.
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SOURCE: Neff K3990 Fridge Freezer ice maker not working and water leaking out

Sounds like the water hose to the ice maker has come loose. Is it in warranty?

Posted on Jul 23, 2008

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SOURCE: Fridge/freezer beeping

There is a lever switch usually above the door (when door is in open position) on the fridge cabinet. Not on the actual door. The beeping should stop if this lever is pressed. If the door is positioned correctly it would depress this lever when closed. It may be that the door adjustment is slightly out. If the beeping does not stop when depressed, then your printed circuit board (located usually above the door) is faulty and needs to be replaced.

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