Appliance

Need Appliance Repair Help? Ask a Technician for Answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Appliance

We have a whirlpool sidexside approximately 7 1/2 years old.

Customer Question
Last summer the ice maker...
We have a whirlpool sidexside approximately 7 1/2 years old. Last summer the ice maker just stopped working, then in the fall, iy started working again, and now for the last 3 or 4 weeks, it has stoped working again. Any suggestions on what to do?
JA: Can you guesstimate how old your Whirlpool is? And just to clarify, what's the exact model?
Customer: The fridge was purchased in early 2009. The model number is *****
JA: Do you plan on doing the work yourself?
Customer: It depends on what has to be done. I have suffered a stroke and have lost a lt of strength on my left side.
JA: Anything else we should know to help you best?
Customer: Not that I know of. Just need to know what I can do to get the ice maker working again. Thanks.
Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Appliance
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Appliance Question
Answered in 5 hours by:
7/30/2017
Appliance Technician: travis webb,
 replied 3 months ago
travis webb
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 2,254
Experience: maitenance tech at casto
Verified

Hello, and welcome to JustAnswer. My name is ***** ***** I will be the one to assist you. Sorry to hear that you are having this trouble. I see that your question has been sitting for a while are you still needing help with this matter?

Ask Your Own Appliance Question
Appliance Technician: travis webb,
 replied 3 months ago

is the ice maker just not making ice? What about the water does it come out?

Ask Your Own Appliance Question
Ask John Your Own Question
John
John
John, Home Appliance Technician
Category: Appliance
Satisfied Customers: 13,453
13,453 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Appliance repair business owner for over 43 years.

John is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Thank you for the expeditious answer. It's good to know you're out there and awake in the wee hours when I finally have time to ask questions about my Jenn Air.

JeanRiverhead, NY

You did one super job of explaining to me everything there is to know about this fridge. I'm looking forward to asking you questions in the future.

JimmyBagley, IA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

John

John

Home Appliance Technician

13,453 satisfied customers

Appliance repair business owner for over 43 years.

Tom Goellner

Tom Goellner

Home Appliance Technician

1,536 satisfied customers

32 yrs. experience servicing major appliances and HVAC equipment.

Tyler Z.

Tyler Z.

Appliance Doc

80,845 satisfied customers

9+ years being an appliance technician with factory training.

Kelly

Kelly

Appliance Technician

17,409 satisfied customers

Highly accurate diagnostician with over 30 years experience!

The Home Smithy

The Home Smithy

Home Appliance Technician

6,148 satisfied customers

30 years repairing appliances

william

william

Home Appliance Technician

3,012 satisfied customers

Major Home Appliance Technician Specialist Whirpool Certificate

John

John

restaurant equipment technician

2,103 satisfied customers

25+ years experience. I'm now employed by a commercial cooking equipment service company

< Previous | Next >

Related Appliance Questions
We have a Whirlpool Frig and Ice maker is there a filter on
we have a Whirlpool Frig and Ice maker is there a filter on the ice maker the numbers I find are: W8RXEGMWB03 and VS4a799009 … read more
Eng-Tech
Eng-Tech
Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering Technology
0 satisfied customers
Model # for an ice maker to be installed in modelRF170wdlx5.
model # for an ice maker to be installed in modelRF170wdlx5 … read more
Kelly
Kelly
Appliance Technician
High School or GED
17,409 satisfied customers
Kennmore 79579432215 refrigerator ice maker will not fill
Kennmore***********refrigerator ice maker will not fill with water. I have replaced the ice maker assembly. I am water to the door. A new filter has been replaced. I have tested the double solenoid. W… read more
Whrlp Master Tech
Whrlp Master Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,977 satisfied customers
The ice maker in our Whirlpool refrigerator is not making
The ice maker in our Whirlpool refrigerator is not making ice. Help! … read more
Joel Swenson
Joel Swenson
High School or GED
3,262 satisfied customers
The ice maker on my Samsung refrigerator Model RF28HMEDBSR
The ice maker on my Samsung refrigerator Model RF28HMEDBSR has stopped making ice. When pressing in the dispenser, the auger inside rotates, but the ice maker makes no ice. Any idea what is wrong? … read more
travis webb
travis webb
2,254 satisfied customers
Ice maker stopped working. Perhaps the water supply is
Ice maker stopped working. Perhaps the water supply is frozen. How do I fix it? … read more
Whrlp Master Tech
Whrlp Master Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,977 satisfied customers
Samsung RFG298AAPN ice maker not working. The model is
The model is listed above, RFG298AAPN about 8 years old … read more
HVAC Guru
HVAC Guru
Service Technician
Associate Degree
682 satisfied customers
Ice maker on frigerdare does not fill with water. Water is
Ice maker on frigerdare does not fill with water. Water is available on water dispenser on front. … read more
Whrlp Master Tech
Whrlp Master Tech
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
4,977 satisfied customers
The ice maker is working and water dispenses, but there is a
The ice maker is working and water dispenses, but there is a water leak inside the freezer. … read more
Joel Swenson
Joel Swenson
High School or GED
3,262 satisfied customers
Re:Frigidaire side by w/ ice maker ... It quit dispensing
re:Frigidaire side by w/ ice maker ... It quit dispensing ice. After inadvertantly having the on/off arm in off position, the ice maker dispensed all the ice. upon investigating why there was no ice t… read more
Appliance Medic
Appliance Medic
Service Technician
10,826 satisfied customers
The ice maker on my Samsung refrigerator has stopped
The ice maker on my Samsung refrigerator has stopped working. … read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
80,845 satisfied customers
My ice maker and water depenser are not working,ice maker
my ice maker and water depenser are not working,ice maker keeps open shut open shut, driving me craa … read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
80,845 satisfied customers
Having continuing problems with Kenmore Ice-Maker.
Manufactured 4/2001 Model 106.52542101 Ice Maker S###-##-####… read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
80,845 satisfied customers
I have a GTH18GCDHRWW refidgerator with ice maker( which is
I have a GTH18GCDHRWW refidgerator with ice maker( which is not being used, no water line) that has a terrible noise coming from the freezer area. I get thos noise about every 4 hours. Help! … read more
Kelly
Kelly
Appliance Technician
High School or GED
17,409 satisfied customers
The ice maker on top works but the ice maker in the freezer
the ice maker on top works but the ice maker in the freezer does not ,why? … read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
80,845 satisfied customers
Ice maker not working-changed out ice maker -have valve in
ice maker not working-changed out ice maker -have valve in hand #N-86-QC (2188709) continunity seems good water flow good. Can valve still be bad ? Thanks … read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
80,845 satisfied customers
We replaced the filter in the ice maker but ice maker is not
we replaced the filter in the ice maker but ice maker is not working . it is on model # mf12269vem11. … read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
80,845 satisfied customers
Top ice maker not making ice. RFG298HDRS. The ice maker is
The ice maker is turning when you try to get a glass of ice but no ice… read more
Tyler Z.
Tyler Z.
Appliance Doc
Bachelor's Degree
80,845 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x