Due to high costs for keeping this site running, please consider making a donation.
Shop Mother's Day Gifts at Walmart.com!
Find Mother's Day Gifts for Less at Walmart.com!
Jewelry, Fragrances and More Mother's Day Gifts for Less at Walmart.com!
Appliance repair help and repair parts...
Repair Help for Appliances, Lawn Mowers, HVAC and more
RepairClinic.com is the trusted online store with 1,000,000+ replacement parts and maintenance products for 160 appliance, outdoor power equipment and heating and cooling equipment brands
50% Off Retail Prices for Wine Club Members at Cellars Wine Club.
Cellars Wine Club
Get a payday loan fast at Check Into Cash, a trusted payday advance lender. Apply Today!
We have heard ( from forum comments ) a number of complaints recently that the chemicals used in water treatment facilities are causing the material the water reservoirs are made from to break down and particles appearing as white flakes in the dispensed water. In that case, replacing the reservoir is usually necessary.
Water contamination cases have made it necessary for treatment plants to improve the water quality.
Most manufacturers originally used a molded plastic water reservoir which is what seems to be breaking down. Many fridge manufacturers are now selling a coil of plastic tubing (like used in the rest of the water system) in place of the molded plastic reservoir. You can see some of the replacement kits at the following link:
Whirlpool fridge water reservoir replacement kit
Frigidaire water reservoir replacement kit
Maytag water reservoir tube kit
It is unknown at the moment if GE has gone to one of these tubing kits but you can see an original molded plastic water reservoir that is used on GE refrigerators at the following link
General Electric fridge water reservoir
Usually behind the crispers in the fresh food section....more help below if needed.
This is interactive and will 'pop-up' a detailed description when the browser mouse pointer moves over specific areas. These interactive pages may require a Flash or Java enabled browser to view them:
Refrigerator SxS - Interactive
Water filters for GE, Whirlpool, Electrolux/Frigidaire, Maytag, Amana refrigerators.
Ice Maker Parts