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IKFNF (5X54A) Maytag Refrigerator - Overview

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$2.70

Screw

This screw is sold individually.

$37.57

Single Outlet Water Valve Kit

The water inlet valve is a solenoid-operated switch located at the bottom of the refrigerator. When it is energized by electrical power, water is released from the supply line through the water valve and into the compact icemaker mold. ***Please NOTE: This part has been redesigned and may appear different than the original. It has a new quick connection. To install: cut the retaining nut off the existing water line and gently push into new valve. To remove: depress the ring that the tube slides into.

$2.70

SCREW

Sold individually.

$3.56

Plastic Tubing

1/4" Plastic tubing, 8 1/2 feet long.

$2.70

Inlet Hose Gasket

$3.96

Compression Nut

$9.74

TRAY

$237.79

Complete Ice Maker Kit

This kit comes with ducts, a water fill tube, and the hardware needed to install the icemaker. It replaces the old twist-tray style of icemaker.

$3.83

SCREW

Drive Shaft Clip

This drive shaft clip is less than an inch long. It is all white in color and is made of plastic. This clip is used with the drive shaft of the ice cube tray.

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no water getting to ice maker

  • Customer: Kevin from Boston MA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 36 of 43 people found this instruction helpful
The ice maker had been slowly dying and one day just stopped making ice. No water was getting to the trays.

I read that this could be caused by a failure of the valve, even though the continuity test indicated that the solenoid was okay.

I ordered the part Friday afternoon. It was delivered Saturday. I did the repair in 10 minutes.
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Water valve failed, flooded kitchen

  • Customer: James R from Valley Springs CA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 6 of 7 people found this instruction helpful
Turned off water supply and unplugged appliance. Removed lower panel on back of refrigerator with 1/4 " nutdriver. Then removed supply line, and line to icemaker. removed valve from back panel and replaced with new valve. wrapped water connections with teflon tape, turned on supply line, checked for leaks, everything o.k..Replaced back panel and in 45 minute... read more

ice maker, intermittent hollow cubes, then no ice

  • Customer: paul from madison WI
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers, Wrench(Adjustable)
  • 5 of 7 people found this instruction helpful
I was not sure what was causing the problem, I thought at first it was low water pressure causing the hollow ice cubes. After some trial and error testing I figured a likely cause could be the water valve in the ice maker itself. I replaced that part rather easily using the existing fasteners in about 15 or 20 minutes. The ice maker has been working flawl... read more