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Whirlpool GR2FHTXVQ00 fridge. Water dispenser

Whirlpool GR2FHTXVQ00 fridge. Water dispenser dispenses, ice maker does not produce ice. Seems frozen.

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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.
The valve can leak because of sediment in the water preventing it from closing or low water pressure.

You can thaw out the fill tube and replace the inlet valves.

Posted on Oct 13, 2009

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