WHEN I PUSH THE LEVER ON THE ICE DISPENSER IT MAKES A CLICK AND A SLIGHT HUMMING NOISE BUT WILL NOT DISPENSE THE ICE. I TOOK THE ICE BIN OUT AND PUSHED THE LEVER AGAIN BUT THE PIECE ON THE BACK OF THE FREEZER SHAPED LIKE A U THAT MOVES THE ICE AUGER WILL NOT MOVE AT ALL. PLEASE HELP!
The ice anger will be controlled by a motor system, the hummming could bea result of stuck rotor or the motor system is faulty. the motor might needs replacement.this will explain why the ice is not dispenced.
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I understand that your icemaker is not dispensing ice in your Frigidaire refrigerator. I would recommend checking the dispenser chute, if there is a blockage of ice within the chute it would not dispense. When you press on the dispenser do you hear a noise? If you do that could be the auger trying to push the ice out, if you do not hear a noise it sounds like it be a potential problem with the dispenser or control panel. I would seek assistance from a technician to come out and properly diagnose your refrigerator. I hope this helps. -Matt
There is a mechanical flap (trap door) that should open to allow ice that is being pushed by the auger in the bottom of the bin to fall out. Possibly the solenoid that opens the door does not work, or you just have an obstruction (piece of ice) preventing the door from opening far enough to allow the ice to pass through. Here is some helpful information and instructions.
If nothing at all happens then check the micro switch on the lever/button section. This will probably require taking the dispenser section off. If nothing at all is happening its as though it doesn't register the dispense, if the switch worked then at least something would happen ie the flap, the drive motor etc
Push the lever to dispense ice and listen for a small click sound,(the micro switch). If you hear a click you will have to determine if there is a broken wire to the dispenser motor or if the motor itself is defective, This will not be a visual diagnosis unless you fine a broken wire in the hinge area. Eric
Is it making any noise at all when you press the dispenser? If not check the switch on the dispenser on the front of the door, the actuator may be broke or stuck. The only way to see this is to take it apart, you will see levers and springs, push the dispenser lever and check that the switch is making contact. If you here noise when you press the dispenser like a relay clicking you may have a bad auger motor. Is the ice tray pushed all the way in? And check the freezer door light switch, that is a safety so you cant operate the ice with the door open, if the bulb is out replace it, some models are wired to read through the bulb (dont know why) Please let me know if this helps you out.
Hi, Remove the ice bin. With the freezer door open, push the door button and then push the ice dispener button to see if the auger motor is turning. If it does turn, check and see if there is something in the ice bn blocking the auger. Please try this and let me knwo.