Model #ED5LHAXWB00 WHIRLPOOL Side-by-Side Refrigerator

  • Cabinet Parts
    3 Results
  • Refrigerator Liner Parts
    3 Results
  • Refrigerator Shelf Parts
    3 Results
  • Freezer Liner Parts
    3 Results
  • Motor And Ice Container Parts
    3 Results
  • Refrigerator Door Parts
    3 Results
  • Freezer Door Parts
    3 Results
  • Dispenser Front Parts
    3 Results
  • Air Flow Parts
    3 Results
  • Control Parts
    3 Results
  • Unit Parts
    3 Results
  • Icemaker Parts
    3 Results
  • Optional Parts (not Included)
    3 Results
Find part by diagram >

Troubleshooting

Error Codes

Error Code:

Condition:

Check/Repair:

Question and Answers

Q:

Q:

Bar not rotating because I had to put force on removing ice bin ED5LHAXWB00 Whirlpool Side-by-side refrigerator

A:

Thanks for the information about your refrigerator model ED5LHAXWB00; sorry you are having a problem, I will be glad to assist you. Based on the description you provided I would recommend that you check the couplers on the bottom of the ice bucket and the top of the door where the bucket fits, these couplers are designed to come off if too much pressure is applied, this protects the motor. If you need to get to the motor look on the back side of the dispenser bottom for an access panel, (some series have that option) if none then you will have to pull the front dispenser to access the drive motor. While you are checking on this also recommend seeing if the door chute is closing as this could cause the bucket to stick to the door. I hope this helps, if you need more help reply with added details and I will be happy to respond. If you get to the point where you need to have a service technician diagnose and repair this failure, you can schedule service through this link: Sears Home Services.Ron H.

Read More
Ron H -
Sears Technician
October 02, 2013
A:

Thanks Ron i took a couple of pictures of the ice bin bottom an don top of were it is supposed to sit, does this look right i feel something may have come off etc it just doesnt sit like it used to? thanks,Colm mm not sure if you have an option for pictures?

Read More
Colm Delahunt -
October 03, 2013
A:

Hi Colm, no there are no pics, showing. Ron H.

Read More
Ron H -
Sears Technician
October 03, 2013
See more answers
Q:

whilrpool ice maker not working on fridge

A:

Managemylife.com is always a great resource to find the answers to just about anything. Your expert will research your question and respond within two business days but usually sooner. Have a great day!

Read More
Alina -
January 19, 2013
A:

Thank you for your question. I know it can be disappointing when the icemaker stops working. The icemaker in this model can stop working for a few reasons. Some are listed below:

  • The icemaker itself can fail
  • The water valve may not open
  • The optic boards can fail
  • The fill tube can freeze up
  • Freezer temperature not cold enough (should be 0 � 5 degrees)
The blinking led light can be flashing a code that will indicate the problem. If it flashes 2 times pauses and continues this while the door is open, it will be normal and if it stays on continuous, when the flapper door on the left side is held in, it indicates the boards are ok. I�m attaching a chart for the led indicator. When checking this icemaker, tape the little flapper door shut and disconnect power to the refrigerator. To check this icemaker, slide it out, so the front cover can be removed, to access some test terminals. There is a clip located on the back right corner of the icemaker that will need to be removed, to slide the icemaker out. There will be a screw at the bottom of the clip holding it. I�m sending a picture with instructions to remove this clip. With the clip removed, slide the icemaker out and remove the front cover. You will now see the test terminals, which are marked (see picture). Now remove the 3 screws holding the receiver board on the right side pull the board out and disconnect the harness from the board. Place a jumper between the black and black/white wires (see picture). Now use a second jumper and place it between the L � V terminals on the module. Reconnect the power and with both jumpers in place, water should now flow to the icemaker (be prepared to catch water from the fill tube). If water does flow, the icemaker # 2198597 will need to be replaced. If no water flows but you can hear a humming noise, the water valve # W10408179 will need to be replaced. If nothing at all happens, some voltage checks will need to be made. I hope this will help you. If you would like more assistance, reply to this thread and I will be glad to assist you further.

If you do not feel confident repairing this problem or doing any voltage checks yourself, then you can have it repaired at your home by a Sears technician. Here is a link for the website: Sears Home Services . If you need more assistance additional details will be helpful.

Safety Notice: Be sure to disconnect the appliance before performing any troubleshooting procedures. If you are not comfortable with doing any voltage checks or repairs that might be recommended, please contact a local service provider for repairs. Be aware that there could be sharp edges inside the appliance that could cause cuts or other injuries to yourself or others.

Read More
Scott D -
Sears Technician
January 21, 2013
A:

Ice maker button to release ice container does not work to remove container & ice freezes to solid mass

Read More
Roland -
August 08, 2013
A:

Roland, these buckets in the door can freeze to the panel and make them very hard to remove. This is normal because every time the door is opened the bucket is out of the freezer in the warm outside air. This will cause moisture to get under the bucket and eventually freeze, which will cause this problem. Sometimes a hair dryer can be used to help free the ice bin but be very careful not to get anything too hot. You can also try pressing the door switch and activating the crushed ice feature with the door open. While the auger and crushers are working and vibrating the bin, try to release it and remove it from the door. This will probably require two people. Be very careful. I hope this will help you.

Read More
Scott D -
Sears Technician
August 09, 2013
See more answers

Top Parts