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Whirlpool ED2FHAXSB It makes ice but doesn't dispense ice. Every other part of the fridge works fine. Lights light, water dispenser works OK, the temp is OK, I don't see any fuses or anything else that might be wrong. Also, cleaning the fins underneath is strange. They seem to run side to side rather than back to front. There is little access to clean this part of the fridge. How do I effectively clean these fins?

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  • dgustafs Oct 08, 2010

    My fridge was purchased in 1997.
    It is model # ED2FHAXSB, a side-by-side with water and an ice crusher in the door.
    The ice crusher does not run. It happened suddenly right after a power outage. The rest of the fridge works just fine. The lights light and the temperature is OK.
    What may be causing this?

    Also, the cooling fins run side to side rather than front to back. How can I access these to clean the fins? (I know you have to take off the plastic louvers in the front.)

    Thanks for taking a shot at this.

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Hi!

Make sure Ice is not stuck in the delivery chute. Use a plastic utensil to clear the delivery chute. Check for and remove the temporary shield from underneath the ice storage bin. Make sure ice is not stuck together, if so, dump ice and wait for new ice to be made.
Good Luck!! Keep me posted!!

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Strange, so the coil that pushes the ice out works, you can hear it moving but it doesn't move any of the ice out?

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