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Whirlpool Refrigerator Ice Dispenser Not Working

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The 6 most common part(s) or condition(s) which contribute to the symptom Refrigerator ice 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.

For the symptom you selected, these are the most common parts or causes, ordered by the likelihood of fixing the symptom.

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Dispenser Actuator - Part # 959531 Mfg Part # 2255431W

Dispenser Actuator

RepairClinic Item # 959531

If the refrigerator ice dispenser is not working the dispenser actuator might be broken. The actuator interacts with the switch or switches which power the auger motor and other ice dispensing components. If the dispenser actuator is broken it might not activate the switches properly or at all.

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Auger Motor - Part # 452224 Mfg Part # 2188242

Auger Motor

RepairClinic Item # 452224

If the ice maker won't dispense ice when the switch is pressed, the auger motor might be burned out. The auger motor spins the auger blade in the ice compartment and forces it toward the dispenser chute. If the motor is burned out or just hums and wont turn the ice won't move forward and fall through the chute. The auger motor can be tested for continuity. Pull out the ice bucket and make sure the bucket auger turns free before replacing a suspected bad auger motor.

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$118.35

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Ice Bucket Auger - Part # 2002588 Mfg Part # W10422851

Ice Bucket Auger

RepairClinic Item # 2002588

If the refrigerator ice dispenser is not working the ice bucket auger might be broken. The auger motor rotates the auger when the dispenser lever is pressed. As the auger rotates it pushes the ice toward the dispenser door and down the chute. Check the auger to be sure it isn't broken or disconnected from the auger motor.

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$55.90

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Ice Crusher Blade - Part # 394255 Mfg Part # 1119009

Ice Crusher Blade

RepairClinic Item # 394255

If the refrigerator ice dispenser is not working the ice crusher blades might be jammed or broken. Use warm water to melt any ice that may be jamming the blades. Replace them if they are bent or broken.

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Ice Crusher Blade - Part # 1874462 Mfg Part # W10278731

Ice Crusher Blade

RepairClinic Item # 1874462

If the refrigerator ice dispenser is not working the ice crusher blades might be jammed or broken. Use warm water to melt any ice that may be jamming the blades. Replace them if they are bent or broken.

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$20.25

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Ice Crusher Blade - Part # 1874463 Mfg Part # W10278732

Ice Crusher Blade

RepairClinic Item # 1874463

If the refrigerator ice dispenser is not working the ice crusher blades might be jammed or broken. Use warm water to melt any ice that may be jamming the blades. Replace them if they are bent or broken.

Place your order by 8:00 PM ET and this item will ship out today - or it's FREE!

$26.60

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