Replaced the inlet water valves to the ice maker and dispenser.

ApplianceKenmore Ice Maker

Model

Level of DifficultyA Bit Difficult

Time to do repair1- 2 hours

Age of Appliance5 - 10 years

Tools Pliers
Nutdriver
Screw drivers
Wrench(Adjustable)

Dane From Jonesboro, AR

May 13, 2011

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Turn off water supply. Take old one off. Compare the new part with the old. All looked about the same. Be very sure the water supply line is in the proper receptor or water will flow from the ice maker inside the freezer. Reattach all lines and circuit quick connects. Reattach valve housing to refridgerator rear frame. Place ice maker switch arm to the off position. Turn on water supply. Watch closly the areas that have compression fittings. Leaks will appear quickly if water lines are installed poorly. If no leaks detected then try water dispenser and turn the ice maker back on. I only had trouble with the compression fittings. However I always do. It took several trys to stops the micro leaks at the connections.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Icemaker and Water Dispenser Dual Inlet Valve

Part Number: PS328747

$54.74
In Stock