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Water dispenser not working all the time

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I have a Whirlpool frig and the water dispenser in the door has stopped working. At times it will work so the line in not clogged. At times, when you press the cup handle in you can hear the motor kick and then water will come out. At other times, you press the handle in there is no sound and no water comes out. Is there a switch failing or something else? The ice dispenser is working the whole time. Ideas?
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Darryl

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I think you are correct that its the switch that the push bar hits is faulty. Try a serch on line for applince parts and enter you make etc. This should provide a break down of the part and a idea what is needed to take apart/off to get to it.

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