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ESS23XGSACC General Electric Refrigerator - Overview

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Temperature Sensor

Also known as Thermistor. This part is used to sense the temperature in the cabinet.


Defrost Thermostat

This part acts as a safety device against over heating in case of mechanical failure.


Dispenser Door Assembly or Flapper

This part mounts in the ice dispenser. **** The crank no longer comes with this part. You can use original crank. The crank is sold separately depending on model number of appli...


Dual Inlet Water Valve

This double outlet water valve has quick connections. This valve has 1/4 and 5/16 John Guest fittings for the outlet lines and a 1/4 compression fitting for the inlet line.


Ice and Water Filter

NOTE: As per the manufacture this is an updated water filter. If you have never installed the updated filter or your old filter was made by Culligan, you may need the adapter to in...


Dispenser Door Solenoid Assembly

This part is a possible option when ice door won't open or shut properly or when water is not dispensing.


Ice Maker

Replacement icemaker kit - electronic. This kit includes a 4 pin round plug-in connector, 6 post plug-in connector, tube and fill cup.


Main Electronic Control Board

This board controls the operation of the unit. Note: This part has been updated by the manufacturer. It may differ in appearance but will function the same as the original.


Defrost Heater Harness Kit

This dual heater kit replaces the single heater. It's redesigned to use two heating elements for a better defrost cycle.


Evaporator Fan Grommet - Red

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Refrigertor water dispenser not working BUT ice machine is working

  • Customer: ralph from bristow VA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 768 of 841 people found this instruction helpful
The very first symptom here is important! The door water dispenser is not working but the ice macine is working. You may only have a frozen water tube in the door so do the following before diagnosing that your solenoid valve is bad: 1) the tube usually runs under the front of the refrigerator and usually has a quick disconnect. Undo the connection and pr... read more

The refrigerator made continous "whooing" sounds that increased and decreased in pitch. Sounded like a ghost. Would keep us up at night. Also noticed that the heater was not heating under the evaporator coils.

  • Customer: John from Holly Springs NC
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver
  • 433 of 496 people found this instruction helpful
After checking the stories, the consensus of opinion was to change the mother board. I had a tremendous help from Tom Paone at He also told me to change the motherboard but to make sure that the coils were totally defrosted before starting up the refrigerator after changing the board.

Took off three nuts around the b... read more

Ice box and freezer would not get cold,the back wall of the freezer was covered with ice

  • Customer: Greg from Aledo TX
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 1- 2 hours
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers
  • 409 of 445 people found this instruction helpful
1. I had to defrost the ice off of the back wall of the freezer with a blowdryer.
2. Removed the four 1/4'' screws and removed the back panel.
3. Defrosted all of the ice off the coils and heater.
4. I replaced the defrost thermostat and heater by following the directions that came with them. The directions are very clear and easy to follow. I... read more