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Flap on inside of ice shute not opening to allow ice to come out

I have a Daewoo side by side fridge the flap which opens to allow ice to come out from the icemaker is not opening, I suspect there is a solinoid which has failed the main problem is how to get at it without damaging the fridge. Do you have to remove the rubber seal round the door or what, any advice would be appreciated. Model no is FRSU20DAI 19.1CF

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It may be more serious, but first check for ice around the sides of the ice delivery chute. Indeed it could be the solenoid.

Posted on Sep 21, 2017

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You have a Mechanism delay come out. it holds the flaper open and close it slowly. is the end with the arm on it broken you will have to disassemble the dispenser front to get the new one back in... let me know Thanks

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SOURCE: Ice Dispenser flap is dangling

You need a ice door kit. It's either part # 8201756 or 8201758. I'm not sure which part number it is but you can go to ddapplianceparts.com and go to the left hand side of the screen and type in the 1st part number and if it says it's a ice door kit, then that's the part you need. We replace a lot of these.

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SOURCE: icemaker will not dispense ice. the bin is

You are correct. Motor or Board. See if you can turn auger motor by hand It is geared and should be hard to turn but not locked up. You can also remove auger motor assembly. Plug it into 110v it will run, (replace board) or not. (replace auger motor).

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SOURCE: Flap on Ice chute came off I need to put it back

I'm in the middle of the same problem on my own refrigerator right now. The flapper swings on a steel pin which passes through a stationary plastic tab. That plastic tab can break off, allowing the door to fall out of position. Look up into the mechanism to see if this is your problem. Whirlpool makes a modification kit, part #8201756. It's not on the original parts list, so do a web search for Whirlpool 8201756. I hope this helps.

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