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Ice dispenser The dispenser will not switch from crush to cube. If the cube button is pushed it will still dispense crushed ice.

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  • drspott Feb 17, 2008

    My problem is just the opposite. My side by side refrigerator only dispenses cubes. Even if the crush butyon is selected it still dispenses cubes.

  • aaron16 Mar 24, 2008

    when i push the button for ice cubes i get crushed ice on my ge refrigerator

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You may have a promblem with your despensor acuator being stuck remove your ice bucket and look in the back of the fridge where the steel rod goes in its like a square hole if you see a plastic bar about half way across it see if you can pull it down while the bucket is out and with the door open hold down the switch the one that dont turn off the light an push the dispessor switch while watching that hole go from crushed to cube and let me know what you see

Posted on Jan 18, 2008

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Thanks, bro. Right on with that fix.

Posted on Apr 21, 2008

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I was having the same problem and your fix cured it. Thanks alot for the help.

Posted on Apr 20, 2008

Wow, thank you! I did what you said, pulled the white square plastic hole down and it works! I lived with only crushed ice for 3 months not wanting to spend money to have someone check it out and it was such an easy solution!

Thanks again!

Posted on Feb 12, 2008

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SOURCE: Ice dispenser only dispenses crushed ice

Pull out your ice bin. In the back of the bin you will see a rod protruding from one side. That rod goes into an opening in the rear of the freezer. There is a solenoid behind that opening that raises and lowers the arm on the ice bin giving you crushed or cubed ice. Check to see if that solenoid is froze up or if your rod got stuck under it. If all check ok then replace that solenoid.

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SOURCE: Frigidaire Gallery Series Side by Side doesn't crush ice

hi there,

could be that the ice maker arm is getting stuck or may have some frost on it. can you supply the complete model # please?

Posted on Sep 25, 2008

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SOURCE: Dispenses crushed ice and will not dispense ice cubes

You have a solenoid switch which switches the dispenser back and forth from crushed to cube. It could be stuck or not working or the parts connecting it could be disconnected or broken. You will have to observe to see if any parts are moving and if any noise is coming from the solenoid

Posted on Aug 17, 2009

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