Whirlpool WPW10498976 Water Valve $42.95

WPW10498976 Ice Maker Water Valve
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Price: $42.95
Product ID : WPW10498976
Manufacturer: Whirlpool Brand

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Description

Whirlpool WPW10498976 Ice Maker Water Valve
Has 1/4 inch Threaded Inlet Port - 1/4 inch Quick Connect Outlet Port.
Used for some Freezer on Bottom Refrigerators With the Ice Maker Only Feature.
Replaces Part Numbers: AP6022334, PS11755667, EAP11755667, AH11755667, W10420082, W10498976, W10498974.

Installing the Whirlpool WPW10498976 Ice Maker Water Valve:

  • Pull the refrigerator away from the wall far enough so you can access the water line connection and work on the back of the refrigerator. Place a towel under the water valve assembly to catch water.
  • Unplug the refrigerator or shut off the circuit breaker for the refrigerator.
  • Turn off the water supply to the refrigerator.
  • Remove the screws that secure the service panel on the back of the refrigerator and remove the panel.
  • Remove the screw(s) that secures the mounting bracket to the frame of the refrigerator.
  • Pull water valve out of refrigerator cavity.
  • Disconnect the supply water line.
  • Disconnect wire harness at solenoid of valve.
  • Cut ice maker water tube close to outlet port where it connects to old valve.
  • Remove old water valve.
  • Now to install new valve.
  • Insert water tube as far as possible into outlet port of new ice maker water valve.
  • Tug on the water tube to make sure it's seated properly.
  • Attach wire harness lead to the solenoid coil.
  • Insert water valve into refrigerator cavity and attach mounting bracket screw(s) to frame of refrigerator.
  • Next connect the supply water line. Tighten nut snugly.
  • Turn water on and check for leaks.
  • When all is good, attach back cover and slide refrigerator back into place.
  • Now it’s all done and ready to make some sparkling ice so you can relax and enjoy your favorite cold beverage.

You save approximately $100.00 by doing this repair yourself.

The WPW10498976 Water Valve Is Found For The Following Models.

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