WP2188785 Dual Water Valve (Secondary)

Whirlpool 2188785 Water Valve
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Mfg: WPL
Price: $84.16
Product ID : WP2188785
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Whirlpool WP2188785 Dual Water Valve
Has 1/4 inch Quick Connect water inlet port. 1/4 inch & 5/16 inch Quick Connect water outlet ports.
Used on models which also use the Whirlpool WPW10498990 Water Valve.
Replaces Part Numbers: 2188785, AP6006064, PS11739128, EAP11739128, AH11739128, 2219592, 2210516, AP3890667, 1194744, AH1483955, EAP1483955, PS1483955.
If your refrigerator has a built-in water filter, then it may have (2) water valves (Primary) & (Secondary).
This Secondary Valve has (2) control solenoids to allow the control of water flow independently to the ice maker or to the water dispenser.
If your refrigerator is equipped with a water dispenser and also an ice maker -AND- one of them works but the other one does not THEN ---->THIS VALVE IS MOST LIKLY YOUR ISSUE.

Installing the Whirlpool WP2188785 Dual Water Valve:

  • Slide refrigerator out enough for you to get behind and work.
  • Disconnect power and turn off water supply to refrigerator.
  • Remove screws off holding the back cover.
  • Remove water valve mounting bracket screws.
  • Pull water valve out of refrigerator cavity.
  • Disconnect each wire harness at each solenoid of valve (Keeping note where each one goes).
  • Cut water tubes close to each port where they connect into old valve (Keeping note where each one goes).
  • Next insert water tubes respectively into ports of new water valve.
  • Tug on the water tube to make sure it's seated properly.
  • Attach wire harness leads to their respective solenoid coils.
  • Insert water valve into refrigerator cavity and attach water valve mounting bracket screws.
  • Turn water on and check for leaks.
  • Take a glass & run about a quart of water thru the front dispenser to flush out air that is in the system.
  • When all is good, attach back cover and slide refrigerator back into place.
  • Now it’s all done and ready to make sparkling ice & deliver clean water.

You save approximately $100.00 by doing this repair yourself.

The WP2188785 Is Found For The Following Models.

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