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My Whirlpool model GS6SHEXNL 00 refrig. ice maker is not dispensing ice. no sound of it trying -no motor sound. It does make ice(it freezes in bucket)

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SOURCE: Ice Dispenser Doesn't work...

sounds like the water coming into the icemaker is spilling over or leaking into the ice despenser bucket.... check for ice build up or plugging of water chut into ice maker

Posted on Sep 08, 2007

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The icemakers won't make ice if the temperature is not below a certain set point. Varies between manufacturers. Try making the temp colder.

Posted on Mar 18, 2008

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SOURCE: Ice maker is not working

if you keep your hands out of the little beam slot on the paddel that is located on the left of the freezer and push it in the beam should shoot across to the reciever on the right and the light should stay on constant, that is if you have the switch on the right side turned on.

if it is turned on and the paddel is depressed and the light is still blinking the you need a beam kit part number 4389102

Posted on Apr 12, 2008

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SOURCE: Ice Maker Freezing Up and Ice not dispensing

Sounds like the water valve has a small leak and continuously drips water onto the icemaker.  Have the water valve checked and if necessary, replaced.

Posted on Apr 27, 2008

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SOURCE: i have a Whirlpool refrigerator

The ice door located in the ice chute in the door is not closing. Allowing wam air in your ice bin which melts the ice at the bottom of your bin there for making a huge ice dam. Replace cirercut board at cost of 295.00 

Posted on Feb 14, 2009

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Icemaker is making ice but will not dispense. continues to accumulate then over time ice in the bottom of the dispenser will freeze


I can think of two possible problems. The ice has frozen together and will not allow the ice screw to push the ice out the dispenser. Or the motor for the ice screw is broken.
1. Shut off icemaker with lever at icemaker
2. Remove ice container (either throw away ice or save in another container).
3. Put back empty ice container.
4. Leave ice maker off for about an hour.
5. After an hour , check if motor is working by trying to dispense ice. You should not expect any ice but you should hear the motor /auger moving.
A) If you do not hear any thing , you need to get your motor replaced.
B) If you hear the motor , mostlikely you had an ice dam which prevented the ice dispense from working..You can turn you icemaker on.

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GS6SHEXNL Ice maker dripping water


Replace the water inlet valve assembly. It has a stuck solenoid. Here is the part to order.

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I have a whirlpool model ED25PWXBN00 refrig and the ice maker is making ice but the part that holds and dispenses the ice has broken and no longer dispenses ice. what part do i need?


That depends if the ice maker continues to fill with water or just sits there with the ice slots empty. Sometimes it is the dual water control valve=> 4318046 Water Control Valve
and sometimes the ice maker itself. Does not hurt to have an extra part of each if you are a ice user like myself. If ice slots are empty fill with tap water and allow to freeze. If the ice drops and slots do not refill with water then replace the dual water control valve. 4317943 Ice Maker Assembly.

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No ice.


Pout about 2/3 cup of water into the ice maker . If it dumps but does not refill , replace the water inlet valve ( the piece the wall water line connects to behind the refrig ) . Also check the tube which fills the ice maker as it will freeze up , not letting water go into the ice maker . This is also caused by a bad water valve .
If the ice maker does not dump the water poured into it , replace the ice maker .
Also , check that the coils are clean under the front of the refrig , as this will cause slow ice production and can cause the ice maker not to dump due to too warm of temperature . Ice maker has to be 5 degrees to operate .

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Ice maker freezes but doesn't eject the ice


Check that the shute and door is not frozen shut. You can check the power to and from the dispenser switch with an ohmmeter, test-light, or voltmeter to make sure it is not faulty. You can get parts and manual at repairclinic.com or partselect.com
This is the two most common problems for this problem.
Other than the dispenser motor itself which can become faulty. Check power to this as well.

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Whirlpool Gold GS6SHEXNL - Freezer works, Refrigerator cools but display and lights do not work.


From about an hour of searching your refrigerator I found that the problem is in the control board mounted on the back of refrigerator. Visit this link below and enter model number GS6SHEXNL into the search model and parts search feature. When you get to your refrigerator on left of screen is different prints, chose #11 and you will #18 in picture. Click on link below and following links to support this problem. Model GS6SHEXNL Part Number W10135090

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If you need more help, just let me know, Thanks, Sea Breeze

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Whirlpool side by side ice in door, Ice maker not dispensing ice


You should replace the entire icemaker. It will cost about 100 dollars and takes about 15 minutes. The 3 fastener screws and one wiring harness.

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Ice maker not getting water


PULL THE TUBE BEHIND THE ICEMAKER OUT AND SEE INSIDE IF IT IS FROZEN,IF NOT ALL THAT'S WRONG IS THE WATER INLET VALVE ON LOWER BACK OF FRIG.IS BAD,YOU HAVE A WATER DISPENSER HOSE ON ONE SIDE AND A ICEMAKER HOSE ON THE OTHER,THE ICE MAKER SIDE OF THE VALVE IS BAD,THANKS-MIKE

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