Ice dispenser would not work

ApplianceWhirlpool Refrigerator

Model

Level of DifficultyA Bit Difficult

Time to do repair30 - 60 mins

Age of Appliance1 - 4 years

Tools

James E. From Bradenton, FL

May 26, 2012

According to all the information on the internet diagnosing the problem with my in door ice dispenser, the problem seemed to be with the solenoid which I ordered from PartSelect. However, when I got into the repair, I found the problem was with the electrical switch that activated the ice dispenser. A couple of the plastic studs that hold the switch in place had broken which did not allow the switch to be activated. I replaced the small plastic keeper study with small screws and now the ice dispenser works fine.

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Part PhotoPart DescriptionPriceAvailability

SOLENOID

Part Number: PS323183

$56.55
In Stock