Automatic ice maker stopped delivering ice through the door dispenser

ApplianceJenn-Air Refrigerator


Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Pliers
Screw drivers

Michael From Vienna, VA

Mar 10, 2009

4 out of 4 people found this instruction helpful

The driver that turns the screw broke off the ice enclosure. I removed the side panel, removed one screw underneath the enclosure, unclipped the wire harness and removed the entire enclosure.

I did one unnecessary step and removed the magnet from the housing. Better to remove the entire housing, then transfer the motor and magnet to the new housing.

I noticed that others had problems unscrewing the drive unit (which you need to do to transfer it to the new housing.) I simply held the center hub with a pair of pliers, and gave the drive one tap with a hammer. Like the other reviews, note that it unscrews opposite way.

Reassembly was quicker and easier; just undo everything you did to get the housing out of the freezer.

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Ice Enclosure

Part Number: PS2060289

In Stock