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Whirlpool GD5RHAXNQ00 Ice maker not making ice

Fridge and freezer work great. Ice maker has been working since we purchased it. Over the last several days, our tray is empty and no ice. Help.....

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  • misterthalia Aug 02, 2008

    I have the same problem: it worked fine, and then no ice no more. The water flows fine through the water dispenser, and the filter was recently replaced (no ice problem pre-dated filter change). There is no ice in the tray, and as best I can tell the water tube into the ice maker is not frozen or otherwise blocked. I think if water were to flow into the tray again it would be producing and harvesting ice like the good old days.

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We had a similar problem and there was a broken/stripped gear in the icemaker. A&E replaced it to the tune of $150 or so. I don't recall exactly but I recall my husband thinking he could replace the entire icemaker for the price we paid to repair it. The gear make the ice tray flip out the ice once frozen. Good luck, hope that helps a little.

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