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GE Side by Side Refrigerator - ice maker & water in door

My fridge is about 4 years old and the ice maker works fine, but no water dispenses from the door when the button to dispense is activated. In trying to solve the problem myself, I changed the water filter, check the water lines for kinks, and tested the water link going to the "blue and white" connector valve. When I press the dispenser button when the two lines are not connected, it immediately dispenses from the unconnected water line, so it would seem my problem is between that connection and the dispenser in the door itself... Suggestions??? I have no idea what is going on behind that freezer door panel... Thanks!

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  • tgm 819 Jul 05, 2008

    we have put in new connectors

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Scorpio, remove the ice bin itself, dump the ice and see if you can move the bin auger by hand by turning the actuator in the rear. If the bin is ok, with the door open and the door switch held in see if the auger motor is turning when pressing the ice lever. If it's not turning the next logical step is to see whether the auger motor is getting voltage when calling for ice. Make sure the door switch is closed. The part number for the auger motor on the posted model is wr60x0202. Hope this gets you going..Catriver.

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First of all if your water dispenser is working then we know that the control panel is getting power. If not open the door and manually press the door switch to see of the switch is working properly. The switch will cut power to the dispenser to prevent operation while the door is open. Second you need to check the wiring at the hinge to see if there is a break in it. if you are still having trouble please respond with a model number.

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SOURCE: GE Profile side by side fridge - water dispenser doesn't work

More than likely, your water line is freezing up in the door. You can remove all of the ice cubes and lower the freezer temp to about 3. Leave the freezer door open for about 5 minutes or so and if this does not work, leave the door open a little longer. Also, disconnect the water line at the base of the freezer door, near the floor, and press the dispenser lever. If you have water there, you most likely have a frozen line in the door. Changing the water filter often will help but it is not the answer and is can get quite expensive. By the way, Make sure to hold the dispenser lever forward for at least a couple of minutes each time you test for water flow. If you do not get water at the connector at the base of the door after you have disconnected the line, you have a problem with the valve in the back of the refrigerator.

Posted on Nov 17, 2008

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SOURCE: GE GSH22SGRE - water dispenser not working but ice cube maker working fine

I just used the hair dryer and it worked the water is flowing again out of the dispenser

Posted on Dec 19, 2008

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