Author Topic: KitchenAid 48" built in Ice despenser flap not closing properly allowing air in  (Read 1810 times)

Offline cindid

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KitchenAid 48" built in model KSSC48QTS00 Ice constantly melting then jams and noticing flap is not closing properly.  I am suspect of Torsion Spring but do not know how to get to it.  The motor appears to be working.  But flap does not make a firm seal when it closes.
Anyone come across this before? Is there a service manual available for this model?

Thanks,
Cin


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You need to get a new flap kit. The innards are worn out and won't snap the flap closed now. Seen it.
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Offline cindid

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Hi JW,

Do you know where I can get a service manual for this model.  Does the whole front freezer skirting have to come off to replace that?

Thanks for your help,

Cin

Offline niobrara

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Just remove trim around the dispenser .

 

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