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GSS25L GE no water

Had a malfunction, fridge started spitting out water and ice w/o lever being depressed. Replaced micro switch, ice is now normal, but no water. Fridge is making ice but no water dispensed. Took line loose at bottom of the front door at disconnect and pressed lever--no water. Can water line freeze some place other than freezer door?

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  • carbman Aug 21, 2008

    Water in the micro switch shorted it out causing the fridge to think the water/ice lever

    was depressed. After water was shut off, switch apparently kept bumping water solenoid valve on and burned up the soleinoid. Thus ice dispenser worked ok, but no water. Simple to check voltage (110v) to solenoid and plenty of water supply, but no

    water output from valve. Looks like this forum is a come on for free help that does not

    exist. Posted several days ago and no help except to send an email saying I could

    pay 10.00 or 15.00 for help. If this is a pay site then post it up front and don't waste

    peoples time. I am only posting my cure in hopes it might help someone else!

  • Gary Davd
    Gary Davd May 11, 2010

    there are 1000's of questions posted here if you cant wait a couple days for someone to answer u then i suggest you call a pro or pay and get instant help hell $15 is way cheaper than any service call out there..hope you solved your problem

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Check the electrical connector that is next to the water pipe at the bottom of the freezer door

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