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Replacing a water actuator on a kenmore side by part # 4a6512487

Replacing a water actuator on a kenmore side by side model # 253.44383402 (model JCD-23)

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SOURCE: kenmore side by side ,model no 253.51399101

To access the front of despenser.. most times there is a molding around it the will pop of my Gently prying around it .. screws are behind molding

Posted on Nov 21, 2007

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SOURCE: Kenmore Side by Side Model 253-56953601

does it have a lockout on the despenser area that you can push to reactivate the despenser

Posted on May 11, 2008

aborcass
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SOURCE: replace water actuator

im assuming you replaced the water actuator,and now cant fit the water hose back into the holder??? try disconnecting the hose under the freezer door hinge, this will allow you to pull extra hose up into the dispenser area, then after remounting the face you can reconnect at the bottom

Posted on Nov 25, 2008

techcrazy
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SOURCE: broken water actuator

Hi this is tech crazy
the solution to the problem is

You should be able to replace this part yourself. Follow these steps to replace the water actuator:

  1. Unplug the refrigerator to completely disconnect electrical power. Turn off the water supply to the refrigerator.
  2. Remove the drip tray (Key 23 in the image below) from the bottom of the dispenser.
  3. Remove the screws (Key 43) from the bottom of the dispenser module cover (Key 4). NOTE: You model may not have screws at the bottom of the dispenser cover. If not, push down on the top of the dispenser cover and pry out on the bottom of the cover with a flat tip screw driver to remove it.
  4. Pull to dispenser module cover up to release the top clips and remove this cover and set it aside.
  5. Remove the screws (Key 17) that are on each side of the dispenser module (Key 8).
  6. Carefully pull the dispenser module out slightly from the door. It will have wires attached. Pay attention to how the water tube and the ice door assembly are positioned. Pull this module out far enough to remove and replace your water actuator (Key 24).
Reverse the above process for reassembly.

Posted on Feb 02, 2009

mgprice
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SOURCE: I have kenmore refrigerator model- 253 67172504. water inside

Hi. The problem here is going to be with the defrost drain. Follow tthis link to my tips for full details on fixing this problem. Mike

http://www.fixya.com/support/r3557045-how_to_clear_a_blockage_in_the_defrost_d

Posted on Dec 27, 2009

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Hi this is tech crazy
the solution to the problem is

You should be able to replace this part yourself. Follow these steps to replace the water actuator:
  1. Unplug the refrigerator to completely disconnect electrical power. Turn off the water supply to the refrigerator.
  2. Remove the drip tray (Key 23 in the image below) from the bottom of the dispenser.
  3. Remove the screws (Key 43) from the bottom of the dispenser module cover (Key 4). NOTE: You model may not have screws at the bottom of the dispenser cover. If not, push down on the top of the dispenser cover and pry out on the bottom of the cover with a flat tip screw driver to remove it.
  4. Pull to dispenser module cover up to release the top clips and remove this cover and set it aside.
  5. Remove the screws (Key 17) that are on each side of the dispenser module (Key 8).
  6. Carefully pull the dispenser module out slightly from the door. It will have wires attached. Pay attention to how the water tube and the ice door assembly are positioned. Pull this module out far enough to remove and replace your water actuator (Key 24).
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