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Hotpoint refrigrator my hotpoint refergirator with water in the door stopped working. When button is pushed you can hear a klunking sound, but no water. Any suggestions on how to fix this

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On back of refrigerator there are 2 water solenoids. It is possible that the solenoid for the water in the door has a magnetic plunger sticking and not allowing the water to travel through the refrigerator to the water dispenser. Unplug the refrigerator first and turn water supply off. Then check or change the pair of solenoids. Let me know if this helps, Sea Breeze

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If you do hear it Your water line could be frozen in the door. You can disconnect the line at the bottom before it goes into the door at the bottom hinge. Push the dispenser button and see if it comes out there. If it does, leave the door open till it thaws.

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Your water line could be frozen in the door. You can disconnect the line under the unit before it goes into the door at the bottom hinge. Push the dispenser button and see if it comes out there. If it does leave the door open till it thaws

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