WTF Any appliance guys here? GE fridge -- icemaker not dispensing.

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  1. Mr Pink

    Mr Pink Well-Known Member

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    It's a side-by-side with a dispenser.

    Water dispenses
    Cubes are being made
    Flapper opens when pressing the ice button
    Auger doesn't turn, no noise, nothing
    When I take the bin out and try to spin the motor by hand, it doesn't spin
    Emptied bid and put back in. Still nothing

    Is it the board? The motor?
    Easy to get to? Via the inside or outside of freezer? Easy to repair?
     
  2. Zarathustra

    Zarathustra Well-Known Member

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    just buy a new refrigerator
     
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  3. Bro

    Bro Oligarchical Corporatocracy VIP Gold

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    Pay 200 bucks for the repair guy to come out.
     
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    Did you try unplugging it then plugging it back in?

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    GE is garbage, probably should unplug the fridge and kill yourself
     
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  7. Mr Pink

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    Shit, that's probably what the motor or board costs.
     
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  8. Mr Pink

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    Who knew??
     
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    @newcastlefan has his nose in the fridge most of the day I would assume, he probably knows something
     
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  10. Sleep

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    Youtube that shit, man.

    Fixed my washer, thanks Youtube!
     
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    did you jpeg it yet?
     
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    http://lmgtfy.com/?q=GE fridge -- icemaker not dispensing.
     
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    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

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    They go bad from time to time. I replaced two on one GE fridge over 10 years and replaced the whole unit when it died the third time.

    You can order them online and it's a pretty easy install. 15 min.
     
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    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend Gold

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    Sounds to me like its broken. You should try to get it fixed.
     
  15. Daveindiego

    Daveindiego Confirmed Internet Legend Gold

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    Is the fridge plugged into the wall?
     
  16. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

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    I've fixed a washer, a dryer, ice makers, air conditioners, all thanks to YouTube. They're seriously leaving a lot of money on the table by not charging a small subscription fee at this point, or at least charging idiots $1 to post a video. That would cut out all the gibberish videos there.
     
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    Youtube is the shit for fixing appliances, try it :grad:
     
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    This
     
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    YouTube it, they have all your needs
     
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    You try swapping out your SIM card?