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Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve – Part Number: 242252702
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Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve

Your Price
$73.96

Fix Number: FIX7784018

Manufacturer #: 242252702

Manufactured by: Frigidaire

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Part description

When energized, the water inlet valve will release water from the supply line into the ice mold and the water dispenser in the refrigerator. If the ice maker is not making or dispensing ice, not dispensing water, or leaking, you may need to replace the water inlet valve. The water inlet valve is in the back section of your refrigerator and will need to be pulled out from the wall. Make sure to disconnect both the water and power supply before starting your repair. NOTE: This part may appear different than the original but is an authorized manufacturer replacement.

Works with the following brands

Frigidaire, Kenmore, Electrolux, Crosley, Westinghouse, Gibson

Works with the following products

Refrigerator

Fixes the following symptoms

Leaking | Ice maker not making ice | Not dispensing water | Ice maker won’t dispense ice

Videos For installing this part.

Installation Instructions Provided by Fix customers like you.

Average Repair Rating: 4.0 / 5.0, 31 reviews
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Customer:
roger from hubbard, IA
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
A Bit Difficult
Total Repair Time:
1- 2 hours
Tools:
Nutdriver, Pliers, Screw drivers, Wrench (Adjustable)
Valve wouldn't fill the ice maker
Old valve used compression fittings on the plastic lines. The new valve uses the push oring fittings which required cutting off the end of each line. The line to the ice maker was quite short to start with and after cutting the end off it was to short which required splicing in a short piece of line. After installation it works fine
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Customer:
James from Bucyrus, OH
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver
No water to ice maker
As described on the instruction sheet
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Customer:
lorenzo from SOCORRO, TX
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
Very Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Winter frost our valve and broke in pieces
I watch your instructions, and it was very easy. identify the colors in the lines, just like one two three, done
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Customer:
John from Lakeland, FL
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
Very Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver, Wrench (Adjustable)
No water to despenser and no ice
Just replaced the old part, with the new one. Very easy!
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Customer:
Donna from Sweet Water, AL
Parts Used:
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver, Wrench (Adjustable)
No water to ice maker
I turned the water and power off first.I removed the two screws holding the water valve in place.Unpluged the power connections and water lines from the old water valve.Pluged the water lines and power connectors into new water valve and reinstalled the new water valve.Everything is color coded.My old valve had stop up with sediment.Very easy to replace.Be sure to turn off water and power before starting repair.This site was outstanding.
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Customer:
LEONEL from PEMBROKE PINES, FL
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver
Defective inlet valve on my refrigerator
Followed instructions depicted in your website video
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Customer:
Amable from Ridgewood, NY
Parts Used:
Difficulty Level:
Very Easy
Total Repair Time:
1- 2 hours
Tools:
Screw drivers, Wrench (Adjustable)
Water flow was slow,ice maker wasn't making ice.
When the ice maker wasn't making any ice, I said this refrigerator is not that all for this to happened, give credit where is due, I turned to Youtube and research on how to repair the system, the technicians explained how to repair very simple,gave me the information on how to order the parts, ordered the parts and save myself a few hundreds dollars. My refrigerator is working as good as new for another few years. Customer service was very helpful, they ask me for the model # explain what I need it and in two days I received the parts. Thank You very much and Happy Holidays.
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Customer:
Paul from Elmira, NY
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
30 - 60 mins
Tools:
Socket set
Ice and water valve was leaking
googled part, found the part on your site great price and simple to replace.
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Customer:
Marvin from Hanford, CA
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver, Wrench (Adjustable)
No water to ice maker. Fill ice tray and ice would dispence.
Turned off water to refrigerator and unplugged the power. removed the back using 1/4" nut driver, disconnected the water line into the valve control. Removed the two screws holding the water valves and removed from unit. The wiring is color coded so unplugged from unit and then cut the water lines one at a time and installed in the new unit by pushing into place. reconnected the wires., reinstalled in frig and put cover back. reconnected the main water line and plugged into power source. the whole thing took less than 30 minutes. very easy repair. the ice maker still didn't produce ice. 4 days later it started working fine. needs time to reset.
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Customer:
Chris from Hampton, VA
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver
Wouldn't make ice.
Remove old valve. Had to cut off old screw on fittings. Push lines into new valve set. Connect connectors. Cleaned out dust from rear of unit. Purged air from lines.
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Customer:
Denny from El Segundo, CA
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver, Wrench (Adjustable)
No ice being made, no water from water dispenser
I followed instructions from repair video. Watched it 3 time and had it handy during install if I need to refer to it. A little more water than I expected came from tubing, but not too much. One hand towel was sufficient. Make sure to clean up water on electrical connectors before reattaching and plugging in refrigerator. Everything went exactly as the video described. No surprises. As I replaced filter at same time I let water flow from dispenser (5-6 12oz glasses) until it was clear. Ice maker went into production immediately, too, and I had plenty in just a few hours. Thanks
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Customer:
Russell from Ocean Shores, WA
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Screw drivers
Water leak
Watched the video and simple as can be..
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Customer:
Carlos from Pompano Beach, FL
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
Less than 15 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver
Ice maker not working
Just flowed the instructions. Now I have to use a hair dryer for the ice maker to work!!!
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Customer:
Richard from Edina, MN
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Screw drivers
Valve assembly had a crack so that under water pressure, it sprayed water out the back of the valve assy.
Watched the video and it was very simple to replace with an exact replacement. Water dispensing is working now.
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Customer:
Rick from West Chester, PA
Parts Used:
  • Refrigerator Water Inlet Valve
Difficulty Level:
Really Easy
Total Repair Time:
15 - 30 mins
Tools:
Nutdriver, Wrench (Adjustable), Wrench set
Ice maker quit. No water flow.
Turned off water, removed all hoses and electrical connecters. Square cut all hoses and installed. Plugged in electrical connecters. Re-mounted solenoids and turned on water. Had Ice in about 1/2 hour. Video was a big help and I saved at least $100.00. Thanks Rick
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Model Cross Reference

This part works with the following models:

Fix Number: FIX7784018
Manufacturer Part Number: 242252702
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