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Whirlpool Refrigerator Ice Dispenser Not Working

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The 7 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 Control Board - Part # 1174807 Mfg Part # 2303843

Dispenser Control Board

RepairClinic Item # 1174807

If the refrigerator ice dispenser is not working the dispenser control board might be defective. The control board governs most of the functions of the dispenser system. If only one item of the dispenser system is not working, troubleshoot further to see if the problem is with one of the components in the system. The board is more likely to be the cause of the problem when the entire dispensing system fails.

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Auger Motor - Part # 1016305 Mfg Part # 2252130

Auger Motor

RepairClinic Item # 1016305

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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Ice Bucket Auger - Part # 1451107 Mfg Part # W10140642

Ice Bucket Auger

RepairClinic Item # 1451107

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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Dispenser Door Motor - Part # 1489085 Mfg Part # W10184813

Dispenser Door Motor

RepairClinic Item # 1489085

If the refrigerator ice dispenser is not working but the auger motor sounds like it's running and the auger appears to be turning, the dispenser door motor might be defective and not allow the dispenser door to open. The dispenser door on this model has a small motor which opens and closes the door to keep the cold air in the freezer.

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Ice Crusher Blade - Part # 1058122 Mfg Part # 2257020

Ice Crusher Blade

RepairClinic Item # 1058122

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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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!

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