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Ice Maker not dispensing ice...

Hi Guys! Hope you can help. My ice maker makes the ice and drops it into the bin fine. It won't dispense it down the chute. The electric panel seems to be working fine and water still dispenses. When the button is pushed it hums as though it's trying but then it sometimes makes a loud pop and nothing comes out. I took it out and inspected the auger and blades and saw no obstructions. The auger doesn't turn all the way around, however, and I don't know if it should or not. It just shifts about 120 degrees back and forth in the bottom of the bin. Any suggestions?? Thanks!

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Thanks anyway, guys, but I figured it out. Hopefully this can help someone else. I noted that the auger indeed is supposed to rotate fully and not just swing from side to side as mine was doing. I then noted that my auger had screwed itself too far into the slotted plastic plate at the back of the bin. It was therefore lopsided in the bin and hitting on both sides. I took the contraption apart so that I could back it out and put it back correctly in the slot. The ring shape of the end of the auger fit snugly back around the round plastic ring again. Buttoned it all back up and I'm good to go....for now. (smile)

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