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Kenmore elite model 596.76592600. 3 days ago ice maker did not work, installed a new water filter yesterday and ice maker started working several hours later. Last night the water dispenser stopped working and no water coming out today. The ice maker is working perfectly......but no water coming out of the dispenser inside the refrigerator. new water filter is 24 hours old...what could be causing this problem??

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A couple things to check here. First see if there is ice in the tray. If so chances are the ice maker will need to be replaced however these are very reliable ice makers. If no ice in the tray pull up on the ejector blade (don't worry you won't break it) turn clockwise to start the ice maker thru a cycle. The ejector blade is the long white bar with fingers on it that run the length of the tray. Once it completes a cycle it should fill with water. If no water then either the fill tube is frozen over and will need to be defrosted or the water valve is bad.

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When you push the ice dispensing lever, you should be able to hear the micro-switch clicking. If no click, the switch is faulty. The auger motor which is activated by the lever could also be faulty. This is the motor that causes the auger in the ice bucket to rotate one way for crushed ice and the other way for cubes. The auger could also be jammed. Try switching between crushed and cubes to unjam the auger. Empty the ice bucket and start again.

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Check or replace the water filter

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