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  • Anonymous May 20, 2008

    GE Refrigerator Ice Maker won't stop. Problem from first day we bought it. Replaced switch paddle, but still WON'T WORK !! Must be inherently bad design- I'd ask to speak with Imeldt, but he's probably a loser too.

  • Anonymous Aug 02, 2008

    Ice maker on ge side by side will not stop making ice. How do I fix this?



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Either the shut-off arm is not engaging or it needs new module.

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There are two solenoid-operated water valves - one for the water dispenser and one for the icemaker. They're located near the water connection at the back of the fridge. There is no pump; the water pressure sends water to the icemaker whenever this valve is opened by the icemaker controls. Your symptoms sound like the coil is burned out on the valve. You can check it by disconnecting the wires and checking for coil continuity with an ohmeter. If the coil is open, replace the valve. Both valves might be combined into one assembly, so be sure you test both coils. Of course it's also possible that the trouble is in the icemaker itself, but a failed intake valve is more likely.

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Ceck the water valve on the back of frig. It could be the solinoid for the ice maker side of the valve is bad and requires replacement.

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I had a Whirlpool Model GD5SHAXNS in which the icemaker quit working about the same time (3 years old). I had water out the dispenser, I found that it was the icemaker itself failed not calling for water to fill it. I replaced it with a icemaker on-line for about $100 and problem fixed. I have been told his is a common problem with the icemaker in this model ref.

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There are repair instructions available for this particular ice maker at Specifically, you should locate it at

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