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Problem with water dispenser on my Maytag MFD2560HES

The water dispenser on my Maytag MFD2560HES only works intermittently. The ice maker seems to work fine. However, sometimes the dispenser works fine, and other times it spurts out a fingerfull of water, then it sounds like something slams shut (possibly the valve closing), then stops working. When I press the button and it isn't working, I hear a click and a subtle humming sound. Solutions?

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SOURCE: Maytag ice maker: if the valve is the problem, is it expensive to

Make sure the IM is in the ON position and free to move. Check the water supply from the valve to the IM for obstructions(Ice in fill tube). When the IM cycles there should be a buzz/humm for 45 seconds when it is calling for water. The valves are not expensive but you want to be sure that is the problem befor you purchase.
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Posted on Jun 20, 2009

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SOURCE: Ice maker not making ice, water dispenser makes a loud clicking sound when filter is in.I already replaced the dual water valve and tried a new water filter.

The gear that drives the mechanism that moves the ice out and allows fresh water to come in is damaged. In some cases the ice tray needs to come out so the ice cubes in the system can be removed by letting them actually turn back to water. Once you have cleaned it of old ice, try it again. Most likely a waste of time though.
What I have done to save money is find an old refrigerator someone wants to toss and pull the ice maker out. Chances are they have the same plug and wiring. Better if you just go get a new ice maker unit from where they sell parts for your refrigerator. It is easy to remove. usually about three screws or so. about two on top and one or more on the bottom side.

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I have a Matag MSD2458GE refrigerator. Water dispenser on the door works but, the ice maker doesn't work at all. Seems no water reaching it. Needs new filter, but no ice before replace filter light.


According to your user's manual, "If water flow to the ice maker or dispenser decidedly decreases or if an objectionable taste or
odor returns,change the filter sooner than
recommended."
"Leave the refrigerator door open while removing and installing filters or plugs; this will prevent water
from flowing through the system and running into
the fresh food compartment.
• A newly installed water filter cartridge may cause
water to temporarily spurt from the dispenser"
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the stop arm in OFF (up) position
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• lock switch on (see page 11)
Water dispenser not operating
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• water pressure too low
• lock switch on (see pg. 11
To locate an authorized service company in your area,contact the Maytag dealer from whom your appliance was purchased; or call Maytag
Appliances Sales Company,Maytag Customer Assistance at the number listed below. Should you not receive satisfactory warranty service,please
call or write:
Maytag Appliances Sales Company
Attn:CAIR
®
Center
P.O. Box 2370
Cleveland,TN 37320-2370
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1-800-688-9900
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Ice maker inop


Water valve for ice maker may be bad. there are two valves with one supply line, one valve controls the water dispenser and one for the ice maker. you can ohm out the solenoids, it'll ohm if its good and won't if its bad

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Our ice maker stopped working. there is water


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Ice maker just suddenly stopped working. It sounds that the water is making it to the system...just no ice being made.


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Here is a tip that I wrote about the reasons why ice makers do not work.

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My maytag is model MFD2560HES serial number


does the water dispenser work OK ? if yes , a try this : pour 3/4 of a cup of water into the ice maker, right into where the ejection fingers are. also , take all of the ice out of the ice bin. then , give the freezer time to freeze the water you have poured into the ice maker and see if the ice maker ejects the ice into the bin. if it does, it might reset itself and refill the unit and work normally.

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Maytag MFD2560HES - water flow restricted - noisy fridge


The flow of water is controlled by a solenoid. Thus magnetic -- rather electromagnet which mones the vale from open & close, both in the ice-maker & the water dispenser.
Thus the valve which is activated when door closes, must have lost its earlier condition and must be making an irritable buzz whenever its on. Simply get the Valve assembly replaced, preferably from their authorized service center closest to your place of residence.

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Ice maker quit making ice


There are repair instructions available for this particular ice maker at www.AnyoneCanFixIt.com Specifically, you should locate it at www.anyonecanfixit.com/household.htm

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Maytag ice maker: if the valve is the problem, is it expensive to


Make sure the IM is in the ON position and free to move. Check the water supply from the valve to the IM for obstructions(Ice in fill tube). When the IM cycles there should be a buzz/humm for 45 seconds when it is calling for water. The valves are not expensive but you want to be sure that is the problem befor you purchase.
Eric

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make sure the wire rod on the ice maker is in the down position in order for it to make and release the ice

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the water fill tube for i/m is on the back of ref. the tube you have is to the water dispenser. look in freezer floor, is it full of ice? if so, remove all ice and clear drain hole for evap. if not, reassemble what you took apart and inspect tube under ref. while someone runs water dispenser. find leak and repair.

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