Question about GE GSH25JSTSS Stainless Steel Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Ice doesn't dispense and both freezer and refrigerator aren't cold enough

We've had our GE GSH255JSTSS fridge for about two years now. Earlier this year the freezer stopped dispensing the ice cubes. It would still make ice but when we press on the dispenser it wouldn't do anything. After a while, the water started not to work. It would start making a clicking noise and the water would shoot out sporadically with each click. NOW, this last week the freezer stopped working. We noticed food starting to defrost. On top of that, the refrigerator side is not as cold anymore. Please is there an inexpensive way to get this fixed? Help!

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points


    An expert that got 10 achievements.


    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Vice President:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 100 times.

  • Expert
  • 213 Answers
Re: Ice doesn't dispense and both freezer and...

Yes. pull out the frig and look on the back. facing the back on thr right hand side there a rectangle metal plate. under that plate is the main computer board that controls the whole thing. they have been causing alot of problems one of which is the one your having. replace that board and your problem is solved

Posted on Nov 26, 2007

Add Your Answer

0 characters

Uploading: 0%


Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add


3 Points

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Ge bottom freezer not freezing

Check to see that the evaporator is not covered with layer of ice. The latter serves as an insulator and prevents freezer temps from going down to about zero degrees. If the defrost heater/timer is defective that will certainly be a cause. Since the freezer air is not cold enough to freeze, then the refrigerator temps are also high. Using a digital thermometer will confirm this.

Leaking door gaskets can also be responsible for higher internal temps

May 17, 2014 | GE GFSF6KKYWW 25.9 cu. ft. French-Door...

1 Answer

Ice forming on the back of side by side 17 yr old fridge

You have a bad defrost heater . To access , you will have to remove the inside rear freezer panel . The heater is located at the bottom of the coils . Take your model number when ordering the part so you get the correct part .

May 02, 2010 | GE Refrigerators

2 Answers

My fridge keeps freezing my food

The fridge gets its cold air from the freezer through a vent(damper) between the freezer and fridge.The fan in the freezer blows air through it. Make sure this fan is running. You may have to hold the door switch in for it to run. There is a flap you adjust with the fridge temp. control. Make sure it's opening and closing when you adjust the fridge temp.
The problem could be the electronic control if you have one or the mechanical linkages.

Oct 07, 2009 | GE Profile 26.6 cu. ft. Side-by-Side...

1 Answer

GE fridge fan clicks, ice dispenser not working

Main control board problem . Pt # WR55X10656 . The freezer fan motor , works off DC voltage . The board is not giving it enough voltage . The main board , also controls the dispensor board .

Sep 26, 2009 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Freezer is cold but not keeping icecream frozen.

If, the fresh food section is 34- 38 degrees, then the freezer should be cold enough to keep ice cream solid. All of the cooling capability comes from the freezer section. I, personally, would not waste time or money on a ten year old box. Ten years ago it cost $1000, so, the outlay is $100 per year. Dump the old refrigerator and get a new one.

Aug 27, 2009 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

My GE side by side fridge/freezer is working, water dispensing ok, but not making ice. I switch off the fridge, than ice maker but still not making ice. I try all the hints from Manual but no luck. Water...

fill the ice maker with water manually, if you have ice in the bucket you know that the ice maker is working , after check the water valve if is opening , if it is replace main board

Jun 17, 2009 | GE (PSS26MSRSS) Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

GE Profile Freezer not cold enough


Jun 10, 2009 | GE Profile Stainless Bottom-Freezer...

1 Answer

GE side by side. Freezer cold, fridge kinda cool

Generaly the control board controls everything sometimes you have a bad thermister GE has a help line I beleive it costs 20.00 bucks but you will need a meter and know how to use it and they willl talk you thru the repair .

May 30, 2009 | Refrigerators

Not finding what you are looking for?
GE GSH25JSTSS Stainless Steel Side by Side Refrigerator Logo

170 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Refrigerators Experts

Vish Iyer
Vish Iyer

Level 2 Expert

74 Answers

Todd Marr
Todd Marr

Level 2 Expert

77 Answers

John Tripp
John Tripp

Level 3 Expert

4625 Answers

Are you a Refrigerator Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides