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LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement

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  1. LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement, Unplug your refrigerator: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • Unplug your refrigerator before you begin your repair.

    • If you are testing or repairing the following items, you may also need to shut off and disconnect the water supply:

    • Condenser fan motor

    • Compressor motor and thermal overload device

    • Water supply valve assembly

  2. LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement, Open the doors: step 2, image 1 of 3 LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement, Open the doors: step 2, image 2 of 3 LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement, Open the doors: step 2, image 3 of 3
    • Open both refrigerator doors fully.

  3. LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement, Remove the ice maker assembly screws: step 3, image 1 of 2 LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement, Remove the ice maker assembly screws: step 3, image 2 of 2
    • Use a #2 Philips driver to remove the screws that secure the ice maker assembly to the refrigerator door.

  4. LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement, Reposition the ice maker assembly: step 4, image 1 of 3 LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement, Reposition the ice maker assembly: step 4, image 2 of 3 LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement, Reposition the ice maker assembly: step 4, image 3 of 3
    • Use a spudger to lift the bottom edge of the ice maker assembly. This action will release the assembly from the refrigerator door.

    • Pull the bottom edge of the ice maker assembly toward you to free it from the door.

  5. LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement: step 5, image 1 of 3 LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement: step 5, image 2 of 3 LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement: step 5, image 3 of 3
    • Lower the ice maker assembly until you can access the connector located at the top of the assembly.

    • Squeeze the connector at the top of the ice maker assembly to release it.

    • Pull the connector straight down to disconnect it.

  6. LG Refrigerator Upper Ice Maker Assembly Replacement, Remove the ice maker assembly: step 6, image 1 of 1
    • Remove the ice maker assembly.

Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

Take your e-waste to an R2 or e-Stewards certified recycler.

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