Question about LG LFX25960ST Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator

Open Question

I have a LG LFX25960ST and the water line started leaking so when the ice maker called for water it sprayed the wall instead. Repair guy came out and spliced line but that didn't work. Water now sprays from a different location on the water line. Seems pressure makes it impossible to repair the supply line? Can we replace the entire water line from inside frig to water supply at wall? Last repair guy said it was VERY expensive if it could be done at all? Ugh

Posted by on

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: water pooling and freezing inside bottom freezer

I had the same problem with my LRFC25750 and have finally figured out what's happening! The water that is pooling and freezing on the bottom of the freezer is definitely coming from the defrost cycle. It is pooling inside the freezer compartment because the drain inside the back of the freezer intended to carry the defrost water down to the external evaporator tray underneath is blocked with ice. As a result, the defrost water from the coils overflows the collector under the coils and runs down the inside back of the freezer, pools on the bottom, and re-freezes when the cycle is over. this continues until there's so much ice on the bottom that the water from next defrost cycle runs out on the floor. The "easy" solution is to unplug the unit and let it completely melt out (this could take 24-36 hours). I couldn't wait, so I removed the freezer drawers and their tracks and pulled out the back panel inside the freezer -- saw the ice in the collector and blocking the drain and I melted it away with hot water and verified that water could now flow down to the external evaporator tray. Unless you want to do this, I'd say give it a good 24-36 hours for all the ice to melt away. I think it all started when we left the freezer door ajar for a whole day and probably had a lot of frost build-up on the coils. The next defrost cycle was not enough to clear all the frost and things began to build up from there. Once the drain is frozen, though, you're finished -- the defrost heater doesn;t reach down that far and you have to melt it down completely or it will continue to leak forever. I've heard that you can get a drain heater to ensure that the drain never freezes over or at least so that it is sure to clear with each defrost cycle. I'll post an update if I locate one.

Posted on Sep 03, 2007

SOURCE: Ice maker quit - LG refrigerator model LFX25960ST, ice maker PN 5989JB0001A

I am a service tech and see this problem often , whats happning is every time you open the left door when water has not frozen. the water splashes into the icemaker and freezes, the only fixto the prolem i have found is to replace icemaker, i have found if you try to thaw out you might get one tray of ice out. thanks

Posted on Jan 13, 2008

  • 210 Answers

SOURCE: LG REfrigerator - water line connector

Try closing the water valve slightly to reduce the water pressure to the unit.

Sgt 48

Posted on Jun 03, 2008

  • 210 Answers

SOURCE: LG SXS Refrigerator LSC26905 ice maker

LG has a new ice cube tray to solve this problem.
Part number is 3390JA1150A
Sgt 48


d5f7442.jpg

Posted on Jun 03, 2008

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: lg refrigerator LFX25960SW

the answer to the problem from a LG training class is... if the bottom left side of the refer is freezing food the liner has split no fix at this time. some people have beEn able to turn off the ice maker and the food will stop freezing. the ice maker has a fan in the freezer that blows all the cold air up the ice making Cobby.

DO THIS ONLY IF OUTA WARNTEE
for most of you with bad ice makers you could drill a hole in the very bottom of the ice maker towards the front right under the little metal arm in the wight plastic AND DONT DRILL DEEP just enough to put a hole in the outer case then hit it with a blow-dryer for a little bit to remove ice that's blocking the gear on that arm this works 5 outs 10 times

Posted on Oct 29, 2008

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Trouble shooting LG french door ice dispenser


LG French Door Refrigerator - In Door Ice Maker Troubleshoot

? 4:41
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rA1DhfTwuwM
Feb 4, 2013 - Uploaded by ExperienceLG
Ice makers are great, but not if it means you can't fit all of your food in the fridge. The Slim SpacePlus Ice ...

LG fridge ice maker troubleshoot/ repair. How to fix ice ...

? 8:06
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=arJpFgMnvPY
May 19, 2013 - Uploaded by spartacus1234567890
The ice maker quit working in my LG refrigerator so I decided to take it apart ... LG French Door Refrigerator - In Door Ice Maker Troubleshoot ...

LG Refrigerator Ice Maker Not Working - Model LFX25960ST

www.repairclinic.com/RepairHelp/...Fix...-/LG-Refrigerator-ice-maker-n...
LG Refrigerator Ice Maker Not Working. LFX25960ST. The part(s) or condition(s) listed below for the symptom Refrigerator ice maker not working are ordered ...

Jan 05, 2016 | LG LMX28988ST Refrigeration : Refrigerator...

1 Answer

Lg French door inside ice maker stops working but water flows out the back of the fridge where the water line gores in. Water line is fine and just had a new ice maker put in but it still does not produce...


Sounds like you have to have a leak in the water line somewhere. The water line goes to the top hinge in the door, so the water has to come from somewhere below that point or it would be collecting inside the door and leak out the front. A leak would prevent water from getting to the ice maker, or a leak at the valve could have this effect as well. Check the water valve that gets a call to send water to the ice maker.

Jul 07, 2014 | LG LFX25960ST Stainless Steel French Door...

1 Answer

I replaced the water valve and now the connection that feeds the ice traye leaks


The tube isn't pushed all the way in. You should feel it pop into place when you put the tube into the valve.

Mar 25, 2013 | LG LFX25960ST Stainless Steel French Door...

1 Answer

Lg in door ice maker, water won't fill in ice tray


I had that problem and water was also leaking. I tossed the ice and kept the door open for about 20 minutes when the door open alarm started to go off. It's working again. The error code on the door was 1f

Feb 01, 2013 | LG LFX25960ST Stainless Steel French Door...

1 Answer

Water splattering inside freezer


If its on the walls, etc, check the fill tube for the ice maker, sometimes water freezes inside the tube so when it calls for water instead of going into the ice maker itself it sprays all over the place

Sep 05, 2012 | Kenmore Side by Side Refrigerator

1 Answer

LSC27926ST REFRIG/freezer. Ice maker is leaking water that freezes on items in freezer, ice is messed up and had to unclog ice maker. Still a logjam of ice around ice maker. has been churning out ice...


The water inlet valve on the back of the unit where the water supply comes in can have a slow leak and will cause ice to buildup and block the fill tube. Disconnect the ice maker line from the valve and watch to see if it has a slow drip. It doesn't take much to eventually block the fill tube.

Sep 10, 2011 | LG LFX25960ST Stainless Steel French Door...

1 Answer

Ice maker is not working - sensor bar rolls up but no ice in ice maker - no water in ine trays


Sound like it is the dual water control only. Try filling ice maker with tap water and then let freeze. If after the ice in the ice maker dumps the cubes into the ice container and does not refill I would think the water control valve is at fault. I see your model had three different choices of water control valves and listed on this page=> Here and in right sidebar about 1/3rd down the page you will see three different water control valves. Here is your Service Manual=> LG LFX25960ST Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator Try this test first because you mentioned no water in trays. Let me know what results you get and if you have more questions feel free to ask, Thanks, Sea Breeze

Feb 15, 2011 | LG LFX25960ST Stainless Steel French Door...

1 Answer

Ice maker is not working. Light goes on but no water fills the maker Model LFD25860TT


Hi,
Pull the line off at the icemaker and check for a filter at the inlet...often **** builds up there and stops off the water...
Here are some basic tips for ice maker troubleshooting2_bing.gif...

Ice Maker Problems and Ice Maker Troubleshooting
http://www.fixya.com/support/r3876071-ice_maker_problems_ice_maker

heatman101

Jul 12, 2010 | LG LFX25960ST Stainless Steel French Door...

1 Answer

We have the maytag refridgerator that has the ice maker. We had it for 2 years without using the ice maker moved then we decided to get the line to get it up and running. Upon the ice being made we noticed...


I would replace the plastic tubing ASAP. After 8 years using the plastic tubing we found our finished basement ceiling leaking water. When we looked into the source we found a hairline crack spiraling along the plastic tube. This must have leaked for several months. The very fine water spray ran down the wall and through the supply line hole in the floor and onto the ceiling. Replace the plastic line with a steel braided one. You wont have any issues with taste or breaking.

Jun 19, 2010 | Refrigerators

3 Answers

Ice maker quit - LG refrigerator model LFX25960ST, ice maker PN 5989JB0001A


I have the same problem.

Ice in the gears.

Splash from opening and closing the door when liquid water is present seems to be the logical problem.

I had cleared the ice before, thoroughly dried the icemaker and reinstalled it. It worked until I adjusted the icemaker to make large cubes.

I will reinstall it and see how long it last. I will also complain to Sear about the short life of this device.

Dec 27, 2007 | LG LFX25960ST Stainless Steel French Door...

Not finding what you are looking for?
LG LFX25960ST Stainless Steel French Door Refrigerator Logo

166 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top LG Refrigerators Experts

John Tripp
John Tripp

Level 3 Expert

4654 Answers

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22095 Answers

Are you a LG Refrigerator Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...