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Frigidaire Refrigerator Water Dispenser Not Working

BFHS2611LM1

The 8 most common part(s) or condition(s) which contribute to the symptom Refrigerator water dispenser not working are listed below. Check or test each item and watch any available videos. If you are still unable to solve the problem you may need to do additional research and troubleshooting. Remember, with our 365 Days. Period.® return policy you can return any part for any reason. So, go ahead and buy it to try it. No other parts retailer offers this unconditional return policy.

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Other Causes and Conditions

Water Tube in Door is Frozen

If the refrigerator water dispenser is not working the water supply tube in the door may be frozen. This will be difficult to track down. Look for a connection point at the bottom or top of the door, try removing the hose and blowing air through it and out the dispenser. If air passes through, it's not frozen. If not, thaw it out. and determine where it froze in the door. Most doors are foamed in with a sleeve the water line goes thru to the dispenser. The freezer temp should be kept from 0 to 10 degrees Fahrenheit. If it is too cold the water line in the door may freeze.

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Water Inlet Valve - Part # 2692163 Mfg Part # 242252702

Water Inlet Valve

RepairClinic Item # 2692163

If the water dispenser is not working the water pressure from the house might be too low. Water inlet valves require a minimum of 20 psi to function properly. If the pressure is good and the water filter is good, replace the water inlet valve.

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Other Causes and Conditions

Low Water Pressure from House Supply

If the water dispenser is not working the water pressure from the house might be too low. Water inlet valves require a minimum of 20 psi to function properly.

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Dispenser Switch - Part # 1196628 Mfg Part # 241679101

Dispenser Switch

RepairClinic Item # 1196628

If the refrigerator water dispenser is not working, one of the dispenser switches might be defective. The dispenser switch is activated by the dispenser actuator. The switch can be checked for continuity with an Ohm meter. If it doesn’t have continuity it should be replaced.

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Water Filter - Part # 1534529 Mfg Part # ULTRAWF

Water Filter

RepairClinic Item # 1534529

If the refrigerator water dispenser is not working the water filter might be clogged. Try changing the water filter.

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Water Filter - Part # 1706465 Mfg Part # WF3CB

Water Filter

RepairClinic Item # 1706465

If the refrigerator water dispenser is not working the water filter might be clogged. Try changing the water filter.

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Door Switch - Part # 917528 Mfg Part # 240505801

Door Switch

RepairClinic Item # 917528

If the refrigerator water dispenser is not working, the door switch might be defective. When the freezer door is opened the freezer door switch does two things, it turns on the light in the freezer and turns off the ice and water dispenser. If the door switch fails the dispenser will not turn on. The switch can be checked for continuity with an Ohm meter. If it doesn’t have continuity it should be replaced.

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Door Switch - Part # 1037569 Mfg Part # 241547901

Door Switch

RepairClinic Item # 1037569

If the refrigerator water dispenser is not working, the door switch might be defective. When the freezer door is opened the freezer door switch does two things, it turns on the light in the freezer and turns off the ice and water dispenser. If the door switch fails the dispenser will not turn on. The switch can be checked for continuity with an Ohm meter. If it doesn’t have continuity it should be replaced.

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