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Kenmore 106.56546401 dispense water but not ice

Freezer is cold , ice bin is empty,water pressure good,

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

ebenezer
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SOURCE: frigidaire ice dispenser problem

The ice anger will be controlled by a motor system, the hummming could bea result of stuck rotor or the motor system is faulty. the motor might needs replacement.this will explain why the ice is not dispenced.

Posted on Aug 10, 2007

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SOURCE: 10 yr old Frigidaire ice maker stopped making ice

check to make sure the fill tube is not plugged with ice if it is not then i would guess the valve is shot

Posted on Oct 31, 2007

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SOURCE: 10 yr old Frigidaire ice maker stopped making ice

try forcing the cycle by manually triggering the cycle a few times. Sometimes you can detach the trip arm or turn the tray by hand by disconnecting it from the gear. There may have been a switch bumped to turn it off or the switch somehow jammed. Maybe check for freeze-up. If there is water in it, it's going somewhere.

Posted on Sep 28, 2008

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SOURCE: Ice and Water dispenser

no manulal reset or fuse, buth tere is ususlly a "child lockout" feature prevent ing the dispensor from operating. check to see if the control has been placed, on, or perhaps the door is not closing fully, another reasom for the dispensor to stop

Posted on Jan 20, 2009

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SOURCE: water dispenser on front of refrigerator door does not dispense water. Ice Cube maker continues to make ice cubes. Defrosting doesn't fix problem.

Water dispensing solenoid is bad. You need to replace the solenoid valve. This typically is independent of the ice maker.

Posted on Jun 02, 2009

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I have a Fridgidaire side by side with an ice maker/water dispenser. The ice maker is working intermittently. If I remove the ice bin to look at it and then put the bin back,then it cycles.


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How do I "Prime the Water Supply System" refereed to in use and care guide that came with my new Kenmore French Door Bottom Freezer, #253.70413411. Cannot find instructions in the manual only reference to...


Assuming you followed the water line installation directions and you have water available to your new refrigerator/freezer here is the rest of the "priming" info you requested. (basically it tells you how to run a bunch of water through the system by filling cups or glasses to remove any debris and/or air...

Automatic Ice & Water Dispenser
Priming the Water Supply System
1. Begin filling the tank by pressing and holding a drinking glass against the water dispenser paddle. 2. Keep the glass in this position until water comes out of the dispenser. It may take about 1½ minutes. 3. Continue dispensing water for about three minutes to flush the system and plumbing connections of any impurities (stopping to empty the glass as necessary).
Ice Maker Operation & Care After the refrigerator is installed properly and has cooled for several hours, the ice maker can produce ice within 24 hours. The ice maker will fill the ice bin from the rear. You must dispense some ice to force the ice forward in the bin. This will allow the bin to fill completely.
Turning the Fresh Food Ice Maker On and Off Ice production is controlled by the ice maker's On/Off icon on the control panel. Press and hold the "Ice Off" icon for three seconds to turn the ice maker "ON" or "OFF". The ice maker is turned off when the LED above the "Ice Off" icon is illuminated.
Using the Ice Maker after Installation Before making ice for the first time, be sure to prime the water supply system. Air in new plumbing lines can result in two or three empty ice maker cycles. Furthermore, if the system is not flushed, the first ice cubes may be discolored or have an odd flavor.
CAUTION
For proper dispenser operation, recommended water supply pressure should fall between 30 psi and 100 psi. Excessive pressure may cause water filter to malfunction.
NOTE The water dispenser has a built-in device that shuts off the water flow after three minutes of continuous use. To reset this shutoff device, simply release the dispenser paddle.
IMPORTANT On occasion, unusually small ice cubes may be noticed in the bucket or in dispensed ice. This could occur in normal operation of the ice maker. If you start seeing these more frequently, it may be an indication of low water pressure or the water filter needs to be replaced. As the water filter nears the end of its useful life and becomes clogged with particles, less water is delivered to the ice maker during each cycle. Remember, if it's been six months or longer since you last changed your water filter, replace the water filter with a new one. Poor quality household water may require the filter to be changed more frequently.
IMPORTANT Your ice maker is turned on at the factory so it can work as soon as you install your refrigerator. If you cannot connect a water supply, set the ice maker's On/Off icon to Off and turn off the water supply valve; otherwise, the ice maker's fill valve may make a loud chattering noise when it attempts to operate without water.
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Ice maker stopped dispensing


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Freezer is too cold, ice crystals. Refriderator


I'm not sure which one you have, but try this: Look for the area where the air passes from the freezer to the refrigerator side, in the wall somewhere between them. Make sure that there isn't something blocking the passage. This is a good place to start.
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Ice maker works on Kenmore side-by-side but will not dispense


If there is ice in the bin and you hear the auger motor running when depressing switch then the auger is broke or the ice bin is busted , pull the bin out and empty it and de ice it to inspect for cracks. you can also turn the auger/fork in the freezer and it should turn the motor and have some resistance when turning. let me know if you have any other questions.
Phil

Apr 11, 2009 | Refrigerators

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The ice maker has stopped filling with water and making ice


The Ice maker water supply is controlled by a water solenoid valve that is engaged when the temperature is cold enough and or the timer on the ice maker triggers it to open...when the Ice is dumped the timer causes the gears to keep turning and the arm the sweeps the ice out will circle around engaging the fill valve (solenoid)...(check to see if the arm that sweeps the ice out is stuck in one position say down or up and that it never moves over a period of 4-8 hours...The Ice maker will not work if

1. the Ice maker is broken..like I just mentioned..(stuck in one position,,,sometimes it can get stuck and a manual push or pull of the arm may allow it to become unstuck and it will start up again if the timer is not burned out...or a gear is not sheared which allows the are to cycle around) .
2. The water filter is clogged..(but generally you would not have water from the dispenser) as is what happened to my Kenmore...but it started up after i changed out the filter.
3. Or the solenoid itself is bad.....(Service tech time)...generally the other 2 problems can be handled by someone with good mechanical skills.
$. the freezer temperature is not set low enough...I'm sure it is...but is is a possibility.
I hope one of these helps...I just try to cover all the bases so one can get there problem taken care of...good luck...please rate me...The Fang

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