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Frigdaire model GLHS68EGW2 Ice dispenser does not work on side door. I pulled out the ice tray and held in the switch on the door and pushed on the ice dispenser on the door and no movement on the ice dispenser motor. I do notice that when I push in the ice dispenser padel on the door it is much slower to come back up to close position.

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The paddle serves as an off and on control for your dispenser, auger and trap door that retains cold air in freeze when finished getting ice it also closes. If you notice something different I would want to rule that out first. Click Here=> GLHS68EGW2 Water Dispenser Parts Breakdown for a larger view, part 24 in photo. You May find the partts here also=> 241685701 or here=> 241685701
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