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My regerator is not making ice . It model # ed5chqxkq03 dual door. What could it be? I normally hear the water valve being open. I no longer hear this sound,

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Either the water valve is bad or the ice maker is bad.... only way to tell which is bad is 1. jump the water valve with 110 volts or advance the ice maker and check for 110 volts at the water valve you will have to sit there a while doing that

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