Question about GE GTS22KBP Top Freezer Refrigerator
I have a standard Frigidare ice maker. Due to water issues, I recently had the water valve replaced. Now the ice maker will make ice. However, there is a drip from the actually maker into the ice bin.
I have adjusted the fill level to the lowest level and there is still a drip. Not much, but enough to create a layer of ice in the bottom of the ice tray and clog the maker.
Do I need to buy a new installation kit? Are these difficult to install.
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
DRAIN TROUGH IS PLUGGED OR FROZEN. EMPTY FREEZER AND REMOVE LOWER TRAY TO SEE A HOLE ALL THE WAY IN THE BACK USUALLY IN THE CENTER. CHECK TO SEE IF WATER CAN DRAIN THROUGH BY POURING A CUP OF IT INTO HOLE. IF IT IS FROZEN POUR HOT WATER UNTIL IT THAWS, IF PLUGGED REMOVE THE OBJECT.
Posted on Jan 29, 2009
I have the GE Profile TFX24PR that exhibited the same symptoms. I had water leaking, making ice in the bottom of the ice bin, as well as under the ice bin. I also discovered ice down the back wall of the freezer.
A technician replaced the ice maker, which did not solve the problem. He put the original back and replaced the valve on the back. That too did not solve the problem. I took matters into my own hands.
I discovered that the ice maker water fill tube that comes in through the back of the freezer wall was leaking. Water would run down the outside of the tube. Some of the water would go into the ice maker, some would go into the ice bin and some of the water would also run down the wall of the fan housing where it passes through a hole in the fan housing. The big problem was the water running down the wall of the fan housing. From there it ran onto the cooling coils, where it would freeze, causing the freezer to go into extended defrost. My freezer and fridge would warm up and I had some food spoil.
If this looks like it may be your problem, you may want to enlist some help for this; it is tedious, time consuming and requires working in the confined spaces of the freezer.
After disassembling the fan housing I was able to access the fill tube. It just pushes in and is prone to wear, especially after fourteen years. I just reversed the ends of the tube and pushed it back in for a snug fit. You may want to consider using a sealer. Everything is working fine now; lots of ice in the bin, and no stray ice or water.
Posted on Apr 03, 2009
Either the inlet valve is stuck or the icemaker solenoid is shored.
Most likely the second one.
Enter the model number on one of two websites below to get parts and diagrams for your appliance:
Appliance Parts From PartSelect
Appliance Parts Pros
Posted on May 22, 2009
SOURCE: Ice maker not working
If your ice maker has stopped producing ice completely, check these, in this order:
Posted on May 30, 2009
Tips for a great answer:
Jul 12, 2010 | Kenmore 57029 Side by Side Refrigerator
Jan 06, 2010 | Refrigerators
Oct 15, 2009 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator
Oct 11, 2009 | Refrigerators
Sep 27, 2009 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator
Sep 14, 2009 | Kenmore 55612 / 55614 / 5561 / 655619 Side...
Aug 30, 2009 | Freezers
Aug 25, 2009 | Frigidaire FRS6R5EMB Side by Side...
Jul 12, 2009 | Kenmore Freezers
Apr 28, 2009 | Kenmore Refrigerators
61 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!