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The icemaker has stopped making ice. I have confirmed there is good water flow to the cold water dispensor - need next steps in troubleshooting if it is a water flow issue or harvester issue. Many thanks.

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  • whiskywizard Oct 24, 2010

    Thank Bob. I'll pull it out.

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The unit uses a dual water valve. One side for ice the other for water. check the valve.

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  • whiskywizard Oct 23, 2010

    To be clear, this fridge has the water dispenser inside the fridge and the ice maker is separate, down in the freezer. Can you describe where that valve is located, and how to access it? Thanks

  • Robert Moller
    Robert Moller Oct 24, 2010

    Back bottom right hand corner.

  • whiskywizard Oct 24, 2010

    Based on bobicehouse's advice, I pulled the fridge out and disassembled the stamped steel panel that secures the double water valve. Using the water dispenser wiring harness to jumper power to the ice supply valve, I confirmed the ice supply valve works fine.

    I think I need to replace the ice maker as a module. Should I just replace it, or is there further troubleshooting I can do on the ice maker itself?

  • Robert Moller
    Robert Moller Oct 24, 2010

    This may help http://www.acmehowto.com/howto/appliance...

  • whiskywizard Oct 24, 2010

    That's what I needed. Thank you Bob.

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