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Try pulling the cover off in the back of the fridge and see if the fan is still operating when you push the light sensor switch in but hold it down for at least 10-20seconds to see if it starts.

LG Refrigerators | Answered on Jun 25, 2019

Clogged defrost water drain

LG Refrigerators | Answered on Jun 24, 2019

  1. Tray is worn or hard water build up
  2. 5989JA1005H ice maker assembly
  3. You could try removing it and then clean the cube tray with a ice maker descaler and then use a food grade silicone spray to coat the cube holes and follow the manufacturer directions.
  4. But I would just change it and be done.

LG Refrigerators | Answered on Jun 20, 2019

Contact LG directly to request the diagram.

LG Refrigerators | Answered on Jun 16, 2019


Take the new water filter out of the box and remove the two red shipping caps on the end of the filter.
The water filter is located on the front panel down near the floor.
Push the release button located just to the left of the water filter grille cap, this will release the filter.
Remove the grille cap from the filter by twisting it counterclockwise.
Reinstall the grille cap on the new water filter.
Insert the new water filter in the refrigerator making sure the words on the filter are the correct side up.
Push the water filter in until it clicks in place.
Flush Water After Installing New Filter
Be sure you flush out the water from the new filter after you replace it! Many readers are having trouble with airlocks because they are skipping this important step. Kenmore recommends you run the water out of the water and ice maker for a few minutes to flush out the new filter. This also helps remove air bubbles from the system. If you don’t do this it’s possible that the water dispenser may not work properly due to an air lock.

This particular water filter claims to reduce:
Cysts and turbidity – linked to gastrointestinal problems
Chlorine – taste and odor for better tasting water
Sediment – for clearer water
o-Dichlorobenzene – linked to risk of liver, kidney, or circulatory system problems
Benzene – linked to increase risk of cancer and anemia.
Note continue changing the filter on a regular basis.
Hope this helpout....

LG Refrigerators | Answered on Jun 14, 2019

It is ER IF and indicates that the ice maker fan is not working. The fan is probably frozen. If you can remove the fan duct and housing at the back of the freezer you may be able to defrost the ice in the fan enclosure. The fan may have frozen because of hight humidity or because the defrost cycle is not working.

LG LRBC22544... | Answered on Jun 11, 2019

can be several things, test element with a multi meter make sure unit is unplugged first,if good check defrost timer by manually turning into defrost mode check to see if element comes on if it does replace timer,if still no good it may be the defrost termination timer which is a bit more complicated

LG Refrigerators | Answered on Jun 11, 2019

Bad control board check for fuse or relay on main circuit unplug unit first

LG Refrigerators | Answered on Jun 04, 2019


LG Refrigerators | Answered on Jun 04, 2019

Doesn't sound good but check the cooling coils to make sure they aren't covered in dust and lint. It is quite amazing how much lint collects on the coils in all home and should be vacuumed off regularly. Next try and access the fan and spin it by hand [power off!] and then plug in again. If it still doesn't spin the check that it is getting power and if so you nee a new fan.

LG Refrigerators | Answered on Jun 03, 2019

I am think your problem is it is not coming on. If that is right my first thoughts do you have power to refrigerator. Check breaker or fuse in house electrical panel which powers the refrigerator outlet. Try turning the breaker off and back on . You might try unplugging the refrigerator and plug something else into the outlet to see if it will work if you do not have a volt meter. You said you changed the refrigerator fuse was it blown and could it have blown the new fuse.
If it has power but is not working there are a few you tube videos for help with several issues. I searched for( LG ice beam door cooling refrigerator freezer not working) and picked these two you can look for more.

LG Refrigerators | Answered on Jun 02, 2019

Did your fridge come with a dummy or fake filter? If so put that in and see if it will dispense. It may be that the fridge software is preventing the ice maker and water dispenser from working until the filter is replaced. Some GE fridges actively prevent bypassing the filter.

LG Refrigerators | Answered on May 31, 2019

turn the freazer nob to zero for a second or two, the noise will stop. turn it back to your normal setting.


LG LRTP1231W Top... | Answered on May 31, 2019

There is a small plastic hose running from the back of the ice maker into the ice maker tray that may be loose ?

LG Refrigerators | Answered on May 24, 2019

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