How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dave Your Own Question
Dave, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 297
Experience:  34 years experience as a repair technician
Type Your Appliance Question Here...
Dave is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How do I disconnect the ice bin yoke from the shaft so I can

Resolved Question:

How do I disconnect the ice bin yoke from the shaft so I can install it onto the new ice bin?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Appliance
Expert:  Dave replied 6 years ago.
You need to hold the shaft of the motor while unscrewing the yoke.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
The shaft turns when I turn the yoke no matter how tightly I hold on. Where on the shaft can I grip to provide counter-torque?
Expert:  Dave replied 6 years ago.
Right behind the yoke, vise grips work well. Many of these have left-hand threads.
Dave and 4 other Appliance Specialists are ready to help you

Related Appliance Questions