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Water/ice dipenser My Maytag Side by side water/ice dipenser sticks open frequently causing panic when the glass is full and water or ice starts overflowing.

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  • RayQ Apr 19, 2008

    I have a Maytag MZD2766GES and am having a problem with the water and ice dispenser sticking open and not shutting off.

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Sorry, these become dirty after a period of time. Try spraying up with soap and water, clean as best you can, let dry. And then spray with a canned lubricant. Silicone type, (as opposed to WD-40 type) may work best. But OK to try either.

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I understand your problem, but to better help you, I would need to know if it started doing it on its own, or if it only does it after you call for water. If it does it when ever your water supply to the fridge is turned on and you are not trying to get water out of the fridge, replace the water valve and flush the waterline out for 1 pitcher of water because you probably have dirt in the line. If your water supply is OFF and you are always hearing a faint buzzing noise (from the water valve) then youve been getting your ice AFTER you you put soda or sticky juices in your glass, those sticky liquids SPLASH into that mechanism causing the micro switches to stick in the despenser housing

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Either the water valve opens to fill the ice maker cavity, and doesn't shut off soon enough, causing the ice maker to overflow.
Normal file time is approx. 7 seconds.
This is the most common problem.
As well, it is possible the micro switch in the ice-maker that tells the valve to open and close has malfunctioned.
This is all based on the fact that the freezer maintains a normal temperature.
To test the freezer for consistency, place a plastic glass in the freezer half full of water.
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