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FROZEN WATER FILTER - UNRELIABLE TEMPERATURES

I have an intermittent problem with mine. The temperatures in the fridge and freezer seem to fluctuate quite a bit. (I expect this since our family of four is constantly opening/closing the doors, removing food, then over-filling it with food, etc. These past couple weeks have been worse because I've been manually adjusting the temperatures wildly up and down in an attempt to compensate.) ANYWAY, I've discovered a few months back that the screw-in WATER FILTER FREEZES, preventing water flow. For some reason, the ice maker usually works while the water dispenser doesn't. (Does the ice maker get water from a different line than the drinking water dispenser?!) This past couple weeks, however, it's refused to do either. I've partially solved it by thawing the water filter in a bowl of hot water, and I once again have drinking water through the dispenser. The ICE MAKER, however, doesn't seem to want to start up again (which is the exact opposite problem from the previous problem). There are no unusual lights on the water/cube-ice/crushed-ice display to indicate a problem... The water filter is reasonably new. (Come to think of it, maybe it's time for a new one.) I'm going to check the air flow fans and make sure I haven't blocked them with food or anything. ANY INPUT? This fridge is roughly a 2000 model GE Profile Arctica.

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About the dual water control valve the side that feeds the ice maker could be defective. Fill the ice maker with tap water and let freeze. If it dumps and does not refill the water control valve will need replaced. Here is a link to the water control valve.

WR57X10032 Water Control Valve

As far as the temperature control here is a link to the Temperature Control Here=>

WR55X10095 Temperature Board Encoder Below are some photos. If I can help answer any questions let me know, Sea Breeze appliancepartsse@yahoo.com FROZEN WATER FILTER - UNRELIABLE TEMPERATURES - 6b49f39.jpg053ba1a.jpg

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