The Ice maker would not work.

ApplianceKenmore Refrigerator

Model

Level of DifficultyEasy

Time to do repair1- 2 hours

Age of ApplianceMore than 10 years

Tools Screw drivers

Jerry From Boulder, CO

Aug 24, 2011

8 out of 23 people found this instruction helpful

We rolled the refrigerator out away from the wall and it was obvious where the break was located. We took out the old water spout for the ice maker and replaced the tube and the tubing from the solenoid. We turned it on and soon we had water dripping everywhere. We unloaded and defrosted the freezer which got all of the remaining ice that was stuck in there. We put everything back together. I read in some instructions in the manual that it might take 24 hours for the ice maker to reprogram itself and start producing ice. I was only about 12 hours and we had ice again and everything worked well. You really do not have to disconnect the water from the main line, the solinoid controls that part of operation and turns the water off until the ice trays are free and clear.

JLB

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Diagrams and Parts List for this repair

Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

Icemaker Water Fill Tube Kit

Part Number: PS329669

$3.76
In Stock

Water Tube Kit

Part Number: PS371247

$3.56
In Stock