Discuss

ice maker motor quit working?

 in

Refrigerator & Freezer Repair

. "

Hi there, Well i just joined this forum and also did a search but came up with no results...so if

..."
 
 
Register | FAQ's | New Posts | Today's Posts | Extras
Appliance Repair Forum > Appliance Repair Help > Refrigerator & Freezer Repair » ice maker motor quit working?

Post New Thread  Reply By reading any content on this site you agree to AppliancePartsPros.com, Inc. disclaimer and Terms of Use.
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 03-02-2011, 09:08 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Posts: 1
bigjayfromwa is on a distinguished road
Default ice maker motor quit working?
Model Number: 106.53534300   Brand: Kenmore   Age: 5 - 10 years   

Appliance Parts from AppliancePartPros.com


Hi there,

Well i just joined this forum and also did a search but came up with no results...so if this has already been posted before i do apologize.

Anyway's this is my parents s/s fridge and i'm trying to fix it for them.

Basically the motor that pushes the ice out of the icemaker quit working. I looked up on the Kenmore website and found that it has a solenoid and i'm guessing that is what probably went out?
However in order to check the motor and solenoid i'm guessing i need to pull the entire unit ouf of the freezer portion of the fridge...

But i have been unsuccessful at finding any information to remove this unit?

So i am wondering how difficult this is to remove? If it was mine, i'd just taking it apart and see what happens, lol. But i know my father especially would freak out if i told him i was just guessing...lol.

So are there any removal schematics to doing this??

Do i need to disconnect power first to the entire fridge?

Thank you for any and all information that you may have for me!!!!

Ps.....also i have just found the parts on a site called "********************************" on the net. If there are any other places that might be a little bit better on prices please let me know!
***( $56 for a solenoid seems pretty steep, or is that normal pricing for this kind of stuff? )


Related Models
Hoover 1060 
Kenmore 1060359089 AIR CONDITIONER
Kenmore 10605 GRILL
Kenmore 106106-8130600 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 106106-8130610 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 106106-8130620 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 106106-8130630 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 106106-8130640 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 106106-8130650 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 106106-8130660 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 106106-8130680 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 106106-8130690 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 1061105299 ICEMAKER KIT
Kenmore 1061118553 ICEMAKER
Kenmore 1061118555 ICE MAKER
Craftsman 106161050 SEARS PAINT-TANK
Craftsman 106161051 PAINT TANK
Craftsman 106161430 SEARS PAINT TANK
Craftsman 106161450 SEARS PAINT-TANK
Craftsman 106170121 TANK TYPE COMPRESSOR
Craftsman 106170340 SEARS SINGLE CYLINDER TANK TYPE COMPRESSOR
Craftsman 106170341 SEARS SINGLE CYLINDER TANK TYPE COMPRESSOR
Craftsman 106170570 SEARS SINGLE CYLINDER TANK TYPE COMPRESSOR
Craftsman 106171141 SEARS SINGLE CYLINDER TANK TYPE COMPRESSOR
Craftsman 106171190 SINGLE CYLINDER TANK TYPE COMPRESSOR
Craftsman 106172440 SEARS SINGLE CYLINDER TANK TYPE COMPRESSOR
Craftsman 106172441 SEARS SINGLE CYLINDER TANK TYPE COMPRESSOR
Craftsman 1061895 CRAFTSMAN PAINT TANK
Craftsman 10618951 CRAFTSMAN PAINT TANK
Hoover 1062 
Kenmore 1062155184 ICEMAKER
Kenmore 106257 WIDE WINDOW KITS
Kenmore 10629 OUTDOOR GRILL
Kenmore 10631400200 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10631402200 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10631404200 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10631409200 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10631410200 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10631412200 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10631414200 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10631419200 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632242101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632243101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632249101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632842010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632852010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632852011 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632853010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632853011 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632862010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632862011 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632863010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632863011 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632872010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632873010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632882010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632883010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632889010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632942101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632943101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10632949101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10635705591 AIR CONDITIONER
Kenmore 10635710591 AIR CONDITIONER
Kenmore 10639420990 TOP MOUNT REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10639422990 TOP MOUNT REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10639424990 TOP MOUNT REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10639427990 TOP MOUNT REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10639430990 TOP MOUNT REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10639432990 TOP MOUNT REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10639434990 TOP MOUNT REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10639437990 TOP MOUNT REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10640212010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10640262010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10640263010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10640269010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10640562010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10640563010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10640563011 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10640569010 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10640569011 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641012100 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641012101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641012104 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641014100 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641014101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641014104 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641212100 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641212101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641214100 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641214101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641262800 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641262801 SIDE-BY-SIDE
Kenmore 10641263800 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641263801 SIDE-BY-SIDE
Kenmore 10641263802 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641264800 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641264801 SIDE-BY-SIDE
Kenmore 10641269800 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641269801 SIDE-BY-SIDE
Kenmore 10641512100 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641512101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641514100 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641514101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641519100 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641519101 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641522500 SIDE BY SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641523500 SIDE BY SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641524500 SIDE BY SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641529500 SIDE BY SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641562800 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641562801 SIDE-BY-SIDE
Kenmore 10641562802 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641563800 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641563801 SIDE-BY-SIDE
Kenmore 10641563802 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641563803 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641564800 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641564801 SIDE-BY-SIDE
Kenmore 10641564802 REFRIGERATOR
Kenmore 10641569800 SIDE-BY-SIDE REFRIGERATOR

Last edited by bigjayfromwa : 03-02-2011 at 09:13 PM.
Reply With Quote
See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by AppliancePartsPros.com
 
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 03-02-2011, 10:30 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 59
Applianceaid is on a distinguished road
Default

Hello,

This is a very common issue on this model, here is a video that explains how to remove the ice maker and how to test.

If you have any more question were here to help.

Kenmore Ice Maker Video

Last edited by Applianceaid : 03-02-2011 at 10:31 PM. Reason: Add Free Repair Video
Reply With Quote
See inside of your appliance - diagrams and part photos for virtually every model.

powered by AppliancePartsPros.com
 
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
ice maker quit working Bill88 Refrigerator & Freezer Repair 1 07-05-2009 03:02 PM
ice maker quit working ptiso Refrigerator & Freezer Repair 2 12-06-2008 03:31 PM
Ice maker quit working m.meek Refrigerator & Freezer Repair 0 06-02-2008 05:12 PM
GE ice maker quit working dottiedrew Refrigerator & Freezer Repair 1 03-01-2008 09:33 AM
Ice Maker Quit Working JAMJR Refrigerator & Freezer Repair 0 02-28-2008 07:06 AM



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:57 PM.

The content on this web site is for informational purposes only and is not intended to replace an on-site diagnosis from a qualified appliance service technician. By reading any content on this site you agree to AppliancePartsPros.com , Inc. disclaimer and Terms of Use.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17