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Icemaker/water dispenser GE side by side fridge

Hi My GE fridge (side by side) is producing ice but will not dispense it. I don't even hear a motor trying to dispense it. The water was still working when this problem began, but now no water will come out of the dispense either. It's model GSL 22 JFREBS. HELP! I feel like everything in my house is acting up! My email is Thanks! -Rachel

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SOURCE: RS2556SH Side by Side - Icemaker not filling; fill tube not iced over!?

press the reset button (black) on the bottom of the icemaker, the system will go through a cycle, and water will pour into the tray.

Posted on Oct 26, 2007

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SOURCE: icemaker not making ice

First thing to check is to see if the optics are working properly. This is the red flashing light on right hand side of freezer wall. Close the flipper door, be sure not to block the beam, and the light should go to solid red. If it does then the optics are ok. If it continues to blink then that is your problem. If optics check ok then pull ice maker out and remove the white plastic cover. It just pulls off. Look at the center of the gear wheel and see if one of the plastic tabs is either broken or if they are sort of twisted and touching eachother. If any of these things with the gear have happened then that module will need to be replaced along with the ice maker thermostat. If your not sure how to replace these parts then just replace the whole ice maker. That is much easier and not much more costly.
After changing the parts or the ice maker out follow these steps to start the ice maker thru a cycle. 1. Remove the ice maker from the cradle but leave the harness connected. Remove the front cover from the module. Unplug the refrigerator. Get a small jumper wire with bare ends and jump T and H on the module, leave the jumper in and set the ice maker on the shelf. Close the door. Now plug the refer back in and wait 30 seconds. Open the door and the ice-maker should be cycling. Remove the jumper, put the module cover back on and set it back in the cradle. The fill should take place when the ejector blades reach the 12:00 position. Follow these steps exactly in order

Posted on Nov 10, 2007

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SOURCE: Kitchenaid refrigerator dispenser not working

possible bad switch, but that would only control onr of the features, sounds like your have an power supply issue to the entire door assy , check the incoming waire s eiterh on top or bottom of door hinge, look for broken/unplugged wire harness

Posted on Apr 07, 2008

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SOURCE: LG LFX29560 Ice Dispenser

You may need a service call as the ice dispenser flap is operated by a solenoid which is controlled by a small pwb board which is located by the dispenser.

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Posted on Jun 02, 2008

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SOURCE: No water dispensing to the icemaker. Water does dispense through the door dispenser. KitchenAid ksbs25fkbl00

Unplug your refrigerator and leave the freezer door open for 2 hours (The food in the freezer will only partially thaw).

The line supplying the water to the ice maker has frozen...this will un-thaw it.

Posted on Jul 01, 2008

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SOURCE: GE Fridge Not Dispensing water

First place to start is in the fridge. Look behind the crisper drawers for the water tank. It may have frozen at the outlet line. Try thawing it out with a hair dryer or a heat gun, being careful of course not to melt anything.

Posted on Dec 13, 2008

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