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I have a GE Profile refrig Model TPX24PDA. For some time the water dispensor on the door has not worked. This is not an inconveniencem but now the ice maker is not working. When I turn it on it operates but there is no water in the ice maker. If the line is frozenm where do I apply heat. t

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WATER DISPENSER
If you can't hear the solenoid on the water inlet valve(it's on the back where the water supply hooks up) when you try the water then the water switch on the dispenser is at fault.

If you do hear it Your water line could be frozen in the door. You can disconnect the line at the bottom before it goes into the door at the bottom hinge. Push the dispenser button and see if it comes out there. If it does, leave the door open till it thaws.

If it doesn't come out there disconnect it at the water inlet valve and see if it comes out there. The valve could be bad.

A strainer before the inlet valve can also get stopped up restricting flow.
ICE MAKER
Try swapping the wires on the dual water inlet valve. It's on the back where the water supply comes in. Then try the water dispenser. The water should go to the ice maker. This will tell you weather or not the ice maker valve is working and if the line is clear.

The water inlet valve on the back of unit opens when the ice maker needs water. If the valve doesn't seal good because of sediment or wear it will continue to drip and when the water reaches the ice maker supply tube it will freeze blocking the fill tube.It's the tube where the water enters the ice mold from. You can take the water line off the valve and watch to see if it drips.

Posted on Oct 11, 2010

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