How do I reset my Kenmore side by side ice maker?

How do I reset my Kenmore side by side ice maker?

The power to the ice maker module is provided through the receiver control board. If this control board experienced a power glitch or surge through the electrical lines, you may be able to reset it by completely unplugging the refrigerator to completely disconnect electrical power for 5 minutes.

Why did my Kenmore refrigerator stop making ice?

If the refrigerator ice maker is not working the water filter might be clogged. Try changing the water filter. If the ice maker is not working the icemaker mold thermostat might be defective. Inside the control module of the ice maker is a thermostat which monitors the temperature of the ice mold (ice tray).

Why is water pouring out of my ice maker?

If the water is overflowing the icemaker and running through the freezer and out the door you probably have a defective water valve. You can defrost the frozen fill tube behind the icemaker with a hair dryer. If this problem happens again, you need to replace the water valve.

How do you turn off the ice maker on a Whirlpool side by side refrigerator?

To turn on the ice maker, slide the control to the ON (left) position. To manually turn off the ice maker, slide the control to the OFF (right) position.

Why is my Whirlpool side by side not making ice?

If the water inlet valve is defective, or if it has insufficient pressure, it won’t allow water to flow through. As a result, the ice maker won’t make ice. Before replacing the ice maker assembly, check the water inlet valve, water line, and fan.