My husband found some solution online that involved putting silicone caulking around the seal, but that did not help at all. We would like to inquire further about your review with you. Is there anything else to check that could possibly be causing this issue? Unplug the wires from the micro switches, it is easier to do when they are not in the control bracket. The micro switch was received in two days and was exactly as ordered. I finally got sick of the frozen food and the leakage of water.
Take off the dispenser frame assembly, by unsnapping it, there is 2 small slots under the bottom frame that when you use a flathead screwdriver, it will unsnap the frame assembly. Does anyone know what causes it? The water dispenser switch controls the dispensing of ice or water when you press the dispenser lever. Do you know why troubleshooting and jumpering the ice maker would have caused the dispensers to stop working? When I say noisy I mean you can here it from 15ft away. Is the auger motor humming or the water valve? I have had similar temperature control issues with this one, though not as bad. The rest came in fixed plastic wrap but were dented. Answer: Hi Henry, Thank you for your inquiry. The look is stainless, but you can still put magnets on the doors for photos, notes, whatever.
Could the Dispenser Control board be damaged now? And now my refrigerator's water dispenser works like new! Will replacing the micro switch in the door fix this problem? With the shelves and drawers being clear, the light can shine right through. Water gathers in the cubby where the ice and water dispenser is located. Then unscrew the two hex screws and unsnap the parts, then reassemble with the new parts. We are sorry to hear of the concern with your appliance. The flush dispenser and electronic controls also provide a sleek look and are easy to use. The ice will go into the glass but will continue dispensing ice after i have removed the glass with the ice.
French door is not for me with bottom freezer where you can't see anything as all are piled up. In regards to the power out problem,ice bin had been cleared, arm moves freely, still no despensing or sound from the action. Why it doesn't just slide in is beyond me. It was as my school kids say, easy peasy. Make sure they are locked into the notch on the two support pins for each switch. The unit looks great on the outside.
Not sure what else to check, or how to know if the dispenser control board is bad. On the positive side: The fridge looks nice from the outside and provides ample space on the inside given it's moderate footprint. I can't find a small base appliance bulb. They need to box them in styrofoam again. To finish up your repair, place the dispenser trim back on the freezer door.
Snap in the lamp holder and check the wiring routes so nothing is pinched. Is there any humming when the buttons are pressed? You might as well replace both at the same time even if one is working it will save you having to do this again anytime soon. Even when the doors have remained shut for several hours I've timed it at running 50 out of 60 minutes in an hour. Exterior Filtered Water Dispenser with Electronic Controls The industry's only top freezer refrigerator that minimizes the need for bottled water with an exterior dispenser that offers cold, filtered water without opening the door, while electronic controls make accessing features easy. In this video I show you how to open the dispenser and fix the mount.
You folks were perfect and exact! I shopped around at different places and found this one on Best Buy website. The water dispenser drips from the bottom of the door and so a new door was ordered. Opened the covering and noted the plastic housing holding the micro switch was broken. The solution is to use a shorter cup to catch the ice and pour into your tall cup. I watched the video this site has on their website and I did exactly as the instructor did. I can hear the fridge humming constantly from across the room about 35 feet away.
Based on price for the size and features, this is 5 stars. The parts you will need to check are the ice guide, the water fill cup and bearing, the ice maker shut-off arm, the ice maker, the ice door and the ice maker control assembly. I would recommend this to a friend So, shame on me for not fully reading the reviews before we purchased this fridge. There are no broken pins that hold the switches. Test the micro switch and water inlet valve with a multimeter to check for electrical continuity, and replace either if they do not show continuity.