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Water dispenser isn't working

I have a GE refrigerator side by side. the ice works but not the water. I took the filter off and emptied then put it back on. It filled back up but still no water will come out. Can you give me somethings that might be wrong. Thanks alot,
Mike

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  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2008

    Noticed small puddle of water on floor under ice/water dispenser ( freezer door ). Ice dispenser is working, no water. Water is present in visible line under door. Also, noticed ( today ) freezer isn't keeping items frozen ( freezer setting has been 4 1/2 ).
    Have no idea where filter is located, hasn't been changed for years, perhaps never. Frig is appx 5 years old.
    Have no book or diagrams on this frig.

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Remove your meat pan in the refer and check the dispenser. It may be a reservoir type or just a coil of tubing. Check and make sure water is coming into the tube. There is a place to check sometimes at the bottom of the refer door. Sometimes there is a connection that can be taken loose to check and make sure water is making it to the door. Check that. If your filter is a year old replace it. I'm sure it needs it. Check those possibilities then check where the water comes into the refer. Trace it to the solenoid underneath the refer then make sure the solenoid is opening to allow water through.

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