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KSSS42QDX05 KitchenAid Refrigerator - Overview

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Replacement Ice Maker

***NOTE: Ice maker does NOT come with the bail or shut off arm. Must order them separately if required. It does come complete with flat and round plug wiring harness, the mountin...


Icemaker Control Assembly

This part is used to help tell the icemaker what to do - it turns the timing cams and the ejector blades. Motor is not sold separately.


Ice Bin Auger Drum

This white ice bin auger drum comes with a washer.


Micro Switch

This switch is located inside the dispenser.


Light Bulb - 10W

This 10 watt light bulb is used with both washers and dryers. Sold individually.


Light Rocker Switch

This light switch is triggered by the door opening and closing.


Water Fill Cup and Bearing


Fan Blade

Used with Evaporator Fan Motors.


Icemaker Shut Off Arm

When the icemaker shut off arm is high enough the ice maker will shut off and no more ice will be made until the level of the ice in the bin drops. Also the ice maker can be turned...



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Ice Maker quit working, I could manually cycle unit but then the water would overflow when unit was re-filling.

  • Customer: Max from Green Castle IN
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Nutdriver, Screw drivers
  • 518 of 530 people found this instruction helpful
I backed out the 2 top screws about a quarter inch and then removed bottem screw with a quater inch nut driver. I then lifted Ice Maker clear of the two top screws and lowered it enough to unclip the power connection with a small screwdriver. The new Ice Maker was wired correctley for my refrigeator so all I had to do wea reconnect the power connection and... read more

No ice

  • Customer: Daniel from Suwanee GA
  • Difficulty: Easy
  • Time to Complete: 15 - 30 mins
  • Tools Required: Screw drivers, Socket set
  • 384 of 458 people found this instruction helpful
removed flap door in front of icemaker...removed 3 screws with bolt heads...removed one additional screw with bolt head and ice unit slid out. I removed motor unit (pops out no screws). Replaced and had ice within 3 hours. read more

No Ice in the Ice Maker

  • Customer: Chris from Duluth GA
  • Difficulty: Really easy
  • Time to Complete: Less than 15 mins
  • Tools Required: Socket set
  • 146 of 162 people found this instruction helpful
I am NOT a handyman, and my family laughed at me when I said I was going to fix the ice maker all by myself. I ordered a replacement ice maker. When it arrived, I opened the box and read the instructions. It seemed easy. I removed the old ice maker, with a socket set. I then took off the shut off lever from the old one and placed it on the new one, sinc... read more