WPW10548509 Ice Machine Water Level Sensor

$73.63

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Used To Sense Water Level in Reservoir. ($69.95)

Whirlpool WPW10548509 Ice Machine Water Sensor

Replaces Part Numbers: W10548509, AP6022829, PS11756166, AH11756166, EAP11756166, 2313643, 2685046, AP5669052, EAP6447935, PS6447935.

Installation Instructions

  • First disconnect the power to the unit.
  • Unscrew the drain cap from the bottom of the reservoir and let the water drain out.
  • Put a cloth to cover the drain hole in the ice storage bin.
  • Remove the screw from the pump shield to pull it out and set it aside.
  • The drain pump is attached to the bottom of the reservoir.
  • Disconnect the drain pump wire harness from the connection plug above the recirculating water pump.
  • Remove the 2 thumbscrews from the reservoir and pull the reservoir (with the drain pump attached) out of the ice maker.
  • Remove the recirculating pump outlet tube.
  • Remove the screws from the pump mounting bracket and pull the bracket down to access the wire harness connections for the pump.
  • Disconnect the recirculating pump wire harness and the sensor wire harness from the connection plugs.
  • Pull the pump – sensor and bracket out of the ice maker.
  • Pry the water sensor out of the bracket.
  • Snap the new water sensor into the bracket.
  • Position the bracket and recirculating pump in the ice maker and plug in the wire harness connections for the pump and the sensor.
  • Reinstall the bracket and secure it with the mounting screws.
  • Reconnect the pump outlet tube to the recirculating water pump.
  • Reinstall the reservoir and secure it with the 2 thumbscrews.
  • Plug in the wire harness for the drain pump.
  • Position the recirculating pump shield over the pump and reinstall the mounting screws in the shield.
  • Reinstall the drain cap on the bottom of the reservoir.
  • Remove the cloth that was used to cover the drain hole in the ice storage bin.
  • Plug the ice maker back the wall outlet or reset the house circuit breaker to restore power.
  • Now would be the perfect time to run the machine thru a cleaning cycle.
  • Now it is all done and ready to start producing ice.

You save approximately $150.00 by doing this repair yourself.

The WPW10548509 is found for the following models.


Brand

Whirlpool Brand

Whirlpool Brand

Additional information

Weight0.5 lbs

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