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I have a Whirlpool(Model: GS6NBEXRL01) Side-by-Side has a sensor on the right side of the freezer and a flap on the left. The light is red and the icemaker is making ice, but will not dispense through the door. What is wrong with it?

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The Dispenser Lock (on some models)
Your dispenser can be turned off for easy cleaning or to prevent
unintentional dispensing by small children and pets.
NOTE: The lock feature does not shut off power to the product, to
the ice maker, or to the dispenser light. It simply deactivates the
ice and water dispensers. To turn off the ice maker, see "Ice
Maker & Storage Bin."
• Press and hold LOCKOUT for 3 seconds to lock the
dispenser.
• Press and hold LOCKOUT a second time to unlock the
dispenser.
Let me know if this is your problem, Can get the manual for you if you like, Sea Breeze

Posted on Feb 05, 2009

  • John Tripp
    John Tripp Feb 05, 2009


    The ON/OFF switch is located on the top right side of the freezer

    compartment.

    • To turn on the ice maker, slide the control to the ON (left)

    position.

    • To manually turn off the ice maker, slide the control to the

    OFF (right) position.

    Style 2:

    The ON/OFF switch is located on the ice maker, behind the ice

    maker cover door.

    • To manually turn off the ice maker, flip the switch to the

    OFF (bottom) position.


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