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I have a Roper side by side and ice maker over fills with water.

I have replaced the valve and that did not solve the problem. It still will make ice but puts in to much water so it over flows into the bin and freezes all the previously make cube in the bin together.

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Did you put in the CORRECT water valve?the wrong valve will overflow the I/M. are the lines connected correctly? if yes, then
it sounds like your ice-mkr module is burnt. replace it w/ part w10190935 cost around 45.00

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Ice maker will not make ice


It sounds like you might have a bad fill valve. There are several reasons that an ice-maker doesn't get water. If the freezer isn't cold enough, the ice-maker thermostat will not allow it cycle. There are two different styles of ice-makers. Pull the white cover off of the ice-maker, if you see two gears the you have one of the earlier models. Turn the smaller of the two gears counterclockwise slowly until the gears start to turn by themselves. Now if you do not have the two gears under the cover, then you have a modular ice-maker. There are several holes in the brown plate. Each hole will have a letter beside it. Jumper between the T and H holes until the ice-maker starts to turn by itself ( you should hear a click if you'll listen closely). Now that you ave cycled the ice-maker, check and see if there is water in the ice tray. If you still have no water then change your fill valve. If you do have water then its usually cheaper to replace the actual ice-maker. Be sure to check the temp of the freezer, most ice-makers will not cycle above 10F degrees. Most ice-makers are around $130. Most valves are around $50. I hope this helps you solve the NO ICE situation. Thanks for using fixya..com , please let me know how it goes, thanks mike

Jun 06, 2011 | Roper RS22AQXKQ Side by Side Refrigerator

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I have a ge side by side both the freezer and fridge will not cool off, we hear the fan but nothing happening


Hi,
Follow the steps mentioned below to solve the problem:
First remove the ice bin and look inside the mold of the ice maker to see if it is full of ice. If the ice sensing arm is down ( on position) and the ice maker is full of ice, there is a failure inside the ice maker and the ice maker should be replaced.
If there is no ice in the ice maker, look at the fill tube on the rear of the ice maker. If the fill tube is frozen up the ice maker can't fill.
You can defrost the fill tube with a hair dryer.
The water valve on the rear of the refrigerator supplies water to the water dispenser and the ice maker. Since the water dispenser is working, the only line that could be blocked runs up the back of the cabinet and attaches to the fill tube for the ice maker. The water valve could be bad and not sending water to the ice maker.
If the fill tube freezes again you should replace the water valve.
Hope this helps.
Shane

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No ice


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Here is a tip that I wrote about the reasons why ice makers do not work.

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Jan 11, 2011 | Roper RS22AQXKQ Side by Side Refrigerator

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No ice from ice maker, no water in ice maker, do get water from door dispenser


this is a dual valve and the ice side is bad / replac water valve and the problem should be corrected .. mm

Apr 18, 2010 | Roper RS22AQXKQ Side by Side Refrigerator

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I have a roper side by side rs22aqxgw03 model, made in 2001, ice machine not working but the water function is working on the front


Good day,
If you are getting water from the front then you can skip the step about checking for water to the machine.
However, a step by step procedure should get your ice maker working.

First step is to take a small paper cup of water and fill the cavity until it is near full. With the ice maker turned on, close freezer door and wait 3 hours to see if it harvests. If not, the ice maker is bad, and must be replaced. If the cubes harvest then.......
Three possibilities.
1. The water supply from the house is not delivering water to the water valve. Shut off the house at the meter, disconnect the line going to the water valve, and with the line pointed into a bucket, have someone turn the valve back on for a 15 second count. The water should come out smartly. If not, the line and it's fittings will have to be replaced.
2. The fill tube from the back of the machine that feeds water into the back of the ice maker is frozen up. You will have to remove the ice maker to visually inspect that tube. If blocked, it needs to be defrosted, but use caution. Too much heat too fast will start to melt plastic and vinyl parts you don't want melted.
If this is the case, then once cleaned out, you will have to change the water valve located in the back bottom rear of the machine because it is leaking during the off cycle.
3. If everything checks O.K. up to this point, you will have to purchase and install a new water valve, and install it.
P.S. Under very rare occasions the electric circuity in the ice maker will fail to send a signal to the water valve. Although rare, it can happen, in which case the best option is to replace the ice maker and water valve.

Apr 01, 2010 | Roper Refrigerators

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Not getting water to the ice maker on my Roper refridgerator.


Try swapping the wires on the dual water inlet valve. It’s on the back where the water supply comes in. Then try the water dispenser. The water should go to the ice maker. This will tell you weather or not the ice maker valve is working and if the line is clear.

The water inlet valve on the back of unit opens when the ice maker needs water. If the valve doesn't seal good because of sediment or wear it will continue to drip and when the water reaches the ice maker supply tube it will freeze blocking the fill tube.. You can take the water line off the valve and watch to see if it drips.

Feb 10, 2010 | Roper RS22AQXKQ Side by Side Refrigerator

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No water going into ice maker on our roper side by side refrig


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The water inlet valve on the back of unit opens when the ice maker needs water. If the valve doesn't seal good because of sediment or wear it will continue to drip and when the water reaches the ice maker supply tube it will freeze. You can take the water line off the valve and watch to see if it drips.

Jan 05, 2010 | Roper RS22AQXKQ Side by Side Refrigerator

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My roper side by side ice maker does not work. I replaced the part on back which directs water to the ice maker and water through the door. I get water through the door, but ice maker still does not work....


Try swapping the wires on the dual water inlet valve. Then try the water dispenser. The water should go to the ice maker. This will tell you weather or not the ice maker valve is working and if the line is clear.

See if the ice maker starts working when it dumps the ice.


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Roper Ice maker wont kick ice cubes out of tray.


Remove white plastic cover on ice maker. On bottom you will notice the heater connections, check for voltage. If good, heater is most likely bad.

Apr 16, 2009 | Roper RS22AQXKQ Side by Side Refrigerator

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Ice maker not making ice


The fill tube could be frozen. Gently use a hairdryer. If not you have to check the fill valve coil in the back to see if it's getting power. If it is replace the valve. if not check wiring connections etc. If there's no power out of the Im to the valve, replace the IM
Problems with water are most common tho. Please rate this

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