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Maytag 2561HES No water coming out of dispenser

I replaced the filter 4 months ago, everything has been working fine. It was dispensing water 2 days ago, today I went to get a glass of water and nothing is coming out. I took off the filter, it has water in it, but nothing comes out at the dispenser now.

The model is a french door with freezer on bottom, water dispenser is on the inside. It is making ice cubes just fine.

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  • gorb105 Jun 20, 2009

    Ya, I won't be able to check it out until tomorrow. I emptied the ice tray also just to make sure it is going to fill up. Also, the model is MFD2561HES. I appreciate the help and I'll post something more tomorrow after I find something out.

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Most times that is the dual water control valve on rear of your refrigerator. Sometimes the switch in the door. Have someone pull the refrigerator away from wall and unplug the wires going to each side and ohm the coils. They should both show very close to the same amount of resistance. If you still have problems, let me know and make sure the model number has a prefix like MDO2561HES for example. That way I will be able to help you better. Thanks

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    John Tripp Jun 20, 2009

    Thanks for your vote, hope you find the problem soon. You mentioned the ice maker is fine, but there are 2 valve on the back rear.If you unplug the side that goes to dispenser put you multi meter or ohm meter inside the plug while someone presses the water dispense control. Take care not to touch the probes on end meter. You should show 120 volts or depends where you are located also. Some countries the house hold voltage 240 and 50 cycle. Thank You, Sea Breeze

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    John Tripp Jun 20, 2009

    Was I able to help you solve your problem or was there something I missed while helping you. You may just be waiting for someone to help you check these things. If you need my assistance feel free to let me know, Thank You

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    John Tripp Jun 20, 2009

    That is a good number thanks, the part number for the water control valve is 67005154 ..Sea Breeze



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