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NOT GETTING ICE NO WATER IN ICEMAKER TRAYS

I HAVE AN WHIRPOOL SIDE BY SIDE MODEL ED5PHAXSBOO IT WAS FREEZING AT THE ICE TRAYS PREVIOUSLY, WHICH I COULD THAW OUT WITH BLOW DRYER. NOW THERE IS NO WATER COMING TO THE TRAYS, I DEFROSTED THE REFRIGERATOR, NO LUCK. I AM GETTING WATER OUT OF THE DISPENSER THOUGH. CAN YOU HELP ME, COULD IT BE THE VALUE? THANKS

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If it is dispensing water but not making ice and there is water in the well your 2 way water inlet valve needs to be replaced,it is located on the back bottom of the frig.,turn the water off remove the valve and go to your local applince parts store,they run about $20,let me know how you make out,thanks-mike

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