Now my water won't work and the ice dispenser only works sporadically. GE Appliances 340,437 views 2:29 Ice maker or water dispenser not working - Refrigerator repair - Kenmore Whirlpool - Duration: 13:14. The water line basically froze and it is a common problem in this model. On a GE Side by Side PSC23SGMDBS is it possible to turn the water/ice dispenser off totally but keep the ice maker working?
Reply chuck April 7, 2015 at 2:13 am # Here is the solution, never never buy GE again Reply Anonymous April 21, 2015 at 8:26 pm # I also will never I don't know where they are supposed to connect to or if they should be connected to each other? At that point, the water dripped/ran continually from the cradle.
To confirm a clogged filter, please remove the filter and install the supplied filter bypass plug in its place. Check the water flow and test the pressure to determine if it is at least 20 psi. Took me a little longer, maybe 10 minutes, after second attempt of blow dryer on back of door, this time only behind water dispenser and working a weed eater line about Ge Profile Refrigerator Water Dispenser Won't Stop Reply Michael June 24, 2015 at 1:59 am # This worked perfectly!
July 17 by kathryngifford1 Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Ge Refrigerator Water And Ice Dispenser Not Working I took the advice posted in this article, and cranked the freezer temp up to the warmest possible temp (in this case number 6), and took a hairdryer and blew it AdamDIY 139,447 views 10:14 Replacing water tank and lines on GE side by side refrigerator - Duration: 9:15. I don't see why he just can't research and fix the problems. 09/29/2015 by ANNETTE LORE Yah just tried hair dryer it worked took more like 20 min all good thanks
Reading the comments I now know that I overloaded the top shelf of the freezer and that contributed to the problem, because I had to increase the freezer setting to 7 Ge Profile Refrigerator Water Dispenser Leaking Yes No Voted Undo Score 1 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Applying heat from a hair dryer from both the bottom and top and trying to push the nylon line up eventually broke up the blockage and the water is flowing again. Otherwise, tiny fragments could get caught and clog the water line.
Was this answer helpful? Yes, the new refrigerators have a filter inside but I would rather keep the filter outside as the outside filter only costs $15 versus the "inside" filter costs $55-65. Ge Refrigerator Water Dispenser Not Working But Ice Maker Is Reply Bill June 1, 2015 at 12:45 am # I had the same water line problem with our side by side GE. Ge Refrigerator Water Line Frozen Reply George A November 23, 2015 at 10:34 pm # Added insulation to back of dispenser by filling a foil faced shipping bag with loosely crumpled plastic grocery bags about 1.5
I moved to an in fridge britta and I'm much happier. news Method A: (1) Wedge a rigid plastic drinking cup (about 8 inches high) *gently* against the bottom of the actuator and the front edge of the drip tray, to keep the Sign in Transcript Statistics 284,611 views 551 Like this video? April 13 by Valerie Weinstein Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Ge Refrigerator Water Dispenser Slow
Ice maker works, I can hear solenoid clicking to dispense but no water. Yes No Voted Undo Score 1 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz? Using a hair dryer heat the reservoir until you can dispense water. http://sistemainmo.com/refrigerator-water/ge-side-by-side-refrigerator-water-dispenser-not-working.php Then close the freezer door and press the lever to get water.
However this did not fix the water line from freezing up again. Ge Refrigerator Water Dispenser Not Working After Replacing Filter Thanks for great advice! So before you go and rewire and purchase heating kits I would suggest checking or changing the "flapper".
This feature is not available right now. Start here All parts purchased from AppliancePartsPros.com have 365 day no questions asked return policy. If water comes out then you have a frozen water line in the dispenser area. Whirlpool Refrigerator Water Dispenser Not Working Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz?
Reply Cedric April 19, 2016 at 3:46 pm # I just purchased an LG side by side refrigerator and after hooking up the water supply there are no leaks. I'm Ok with that... Ben A 12,025 views 3:10 Fixing GE Side by Side Refrigerator Water Dispenser - Duration: 4:00. check my blog Apparently this generates enough heat to free up the water line.
I am not sure what method of the two worked. But the second I let off of the dispenser arm, it stops working. 10/17/2015 by Chris Dunn I tried all of the fixes recommended and the only thing that worked was But this seems to be happening very often. May 15 by lacretia1964 Show 9 more comments Add a comment 0/1024 Cancel Post comment Are you sure you want to delete this zzzzzz?
Cancel Rich Rep: 49 1 Posted: 02/23/2012 Options Permalink History Just my two cents, GE refrigerator water line freezing in the freezer door is not uncommon. Instead of putting out a mass recall, they are replacing them for free when customers call in with complaints/repairs.Click to expand... April 28 by verite42 I got a french door Ge water dispenser on door freezes May 12 by juliojimenez1988 French door model pfss6pkwbss May 12 by juliojimenez1988 On the GE side Yes No Voted Undo Score 0 Cancel Comments: Took me a full 20 minutes as well, but that did the trick.
I'm an appliance repairman and came up with a tool that thaws a frozen dispenser line in about 30 seconds by spraying microwaved hot water directly on the ice in the Thanks everyone for your help. More Repair Parts Start Your Repair Here We have refrigerator parts for thousands of models Search Need Help Finding Your Model Number? Matt Hagens 77,282 views 1:57 Whirlpool Refrigerator Water Dispenser Not Working - How to Repair - Duration: 7:29.
Replace any defective parts. Was this answer helpful? Loading... Your model number is on a plate, in one of these locations: Side by Side Freezer on Top Handy tip -Make it easy on yourself!
I'm pleased to announce that it worked like a charm. Thought this may be helpful. Parts Dispenser Control Board Please enter your model number so we can show you the part that fits your exact model Where is my model number? Thanks for posting the problem since I didn't see it mentioned anywhere on the GE site.
Hope that helps.