Question about GE Profile PSW26P Stainless Steel Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

No Water or Ice

The lights are on and everything seems fine, but once I push the lever in nothing happens (no ice no water nothing) even though there is ice in the box and I changed the filter early this year. Everytime I push the lever in all the lights go out...which seems really odd!
please help!

Posted by on

  • steven88 Apr 24, 2008

    i don't know about the fan (I don't hear one) but i do hear a clicking sound that seems to come from the back of the fridge every time i press the paddle down!

  • Anonymous Apr 29, 2008

    I have the same problem but are you refering to the mother board in back or the dis ctrl bd in fron

×

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that gotĀ 5 achievements.

    Governor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 20 times.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

  • Expert
  • 145 Answers

It sounds like a control board problem. When you push in the paddle does the fan in the freezer slow down? If so you need the control board on the back.

Posted on Apr 23, 2008

  • James Davis Apr 24, 2008

    The clicking sound is a relay on the board that sends the power back to the auger motor or the water valve depending on witch one you have chosen. These can be tricky boards to check so I always carry a spare I can swap to see if it takes care of it. But this can be a little exspensive for someone not doing it every day. One other place to check is the wire connection that comes out of the freezer hinge sometimes it can come loose or get corroded.

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Samsung refrigerator ice maker


could be the micro switch. need model number.

Oct 14, 2013 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

Frigidaire galaxy series makes ice but won't dispense


If nothing at all happens then check the micro switch on the lever/button section. This will probably require taking the dispenser section off. If nothing at all is happening its as though it doesn't register the dispense, if the switch worked then at least something would happen ie the flap, the drive motor etc

Jul 08, 2013 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

My Samsung Model: RF4287HARS refrigerator stopped DISPENSING ice. It makes it, but only water comes out of both push levers now. I get ZERO help from samsung customer service. There is nothing in


The problem is actually in the dispenser lever. The paddle that you press to dispense ice has a plastic lever/arm that extends behind it (you can't see it, it's up high in the assembly.) This plastic lever presses upwards when you push the paddle and presses into a switch. The switch actuates the ice. This little lever is also the ONLY thing that stops the paddle from continuing to press into the water paddle. So when the lever breaks, it creates your two symptoms - no ice and if you press further, you press the water switch and get water.

You need part# DA97-08519A. This is the lever assembly with the switches. You pry the control panel assembly (the whole digital display above the water/ice dispenser) out by inserting a slim pry bar (I used a pocket knife and didn't damage the finish) on one side and working my way around. The assembly is held in place by five plastic tabs (two on each side and one on the top.) When this is removed, the part# above will be obvious.

Sep 08, 2012 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

Ice & Water Dispenser Suddenly Dysfunctional; LED lights, too!


Cory, you sound like you have a bad water valve as well as a bad control board for your dispensor. If you've had any storms in your area in the past 4 - 6 weeks, it's very possible that the storm took both parts out.

We have parts for GE as well as mots other major brands, so please give us a call with your complete model number and we will get your parts out to you right away!

We hope this solves your problem and we look forward to being able to assist you with future issues.

Have a great evening.

Nov 05, 2009 | GE GSS22JF Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Ice won't come out the door


There is 2 switches in the dispenser that get energized when you push in the levers....check those out. Also there is a small control board in most refrigerators....and that could be malfunctioning.

Sep 13, 2009 | Whirlpool ED2FHEXN Side by Side...

1 Answer

The ice maker works fine but we can no longer dispense ice from the door. No sound, nothing. Water dispenser works fine though.


There is a micro switch behind the panel above the dispenser lever. It's the switch that the leaver presses on when you push a glass into it to fill with water. Pop the panel off and you will see the little black switch I'm refering to.

Aug 15, 2009 | Whirlpool GD5SHAX Side by Side...

1 Answer

GE Side by Side Refrigerator dispenses ice but no water


if the light is not coming on i would say that board needs replaced and it just pops right out

Mar 16, 2009 | GE GSL25JFPBS Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

Water/Ice Dispenser Mixed Up


Do you have separate levers for Ice and water, or do you have one lever and then you slide a switch to either one and then push the one lever.

Nov 09, 2007 | KitchenAid Superba Architect KSCS25INSS...

1 Answer

Maytag MFI2568AE


Typically if you have a fridge with just one lever for ice and water and neither work, there is a switch in the door that operates either ice/water according to what you have selected. Most of the time this switch goes bad or becomes loose with use. Only word of warning is you have to take the ice/water assembly 1/2 way out of the door typically trim and a few pieces to get to it and its usually on the outside. Bottom line if its the switch your looking around $5.00 to repair for the micro switch. BE CAREFUL WHEN TAKING THE DOOR APART!!! If you damage the insulation around the water line you risk the water freezing in the line and you will have problems from it from then on out, HOWEVER if you damage the existing insulation a can of minimal expanding Great Stuff can easily repair the insulation. Good Luck!

Sep 07, 2007 | Maytag MFI2568AE Side by Side French Door...

Not finding what you are looking for?
GE Profile PSW26P Stainless Steel Side by Side Refrigerator Logo

Related Topics:

53 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Refrigerators Experts

Gere knutson

Level 3 Expert

842 Answers

KJ4QOB

Level 2 Expert

55 Answers

Stan Ford

Level 3 Expert

2263 Answers

Are you a Refrigerator Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...