Question about Samsung RS2630SH Side by Side Refrigerator
My ice maker seems to jam up. Not the auger/dispenser part but the ice tray mechanism. It has done it before and I thought I pressed the reset button on the bottom of the ice maker but this time it did not work.
The ice cube tray is jammed in the "dump" position, the ice cubes dropped out but now it will not return to the "fill" position. Is there a way to unjam the mechanism and reset the ice maker. Also, is there a way to fix the cause of the jam to prevent it hapening in the future?
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
SOURCE: Ice cube dispenser not working
Not real familiar with that specific model but it sounds like the heating element isn't working to loosen the ice from the tray as it's dumped. A typical ice maker has a small heat element under it to melt the surface of the ice just slightly while it dumps.
Posted on Jan 04, 2007
I looked at the plastic piece the solenoid was moving (from Guest's comment 03/07/08). Pushed the plastic piece up (had to push pretty hard) and it reset the solenoid to its' start/beginning position(-?) Plastic piece came back to lower position - was free to move up and down. The solenoid is working now (hear the loud clicking and see it pulling the plastic piece up) to get cubed ice, instead of putting it thru the crusher.
Posted on Mar 15, 2008
I would contact Hotpoint direct for this one. It sounds like a design fault to me.
What I think may be going on is that the cubes are melting too much, then refreezing lower down.
Set your freezer to -18, and the fridge to +2 and see if that changes things any.
Check seals in that area. Where is the moisture coming from to generate the frosting? - Is the location high in humidity?
Posted on Jun 11, 2008
SOURCE: GE Freezer Side Ice Dispenser
It isn't supposed to free wheel and the only solution that I know of is tumbler replacement. I have the same issue and am currently hunting replacement parts.
Posted on Sep 18, 2008
could be that the ice maker arm is getting stuck or may have some frost on it. can you supply the complete model # please?
Posted on Sep 25, 2008
Tips for a great answer:
Dec 25, 2015 | Samsung RH29H9000SR RH29H9000SR 29 cu. ft....
Dec 09, 2014 | Whirlpool Refrigerators
Jul 05, 2010 | Whirlpool 25.6 cu. ft. Side-by-Side...
Mar 24, 2010 | GE Profile 26.6 cu. ft. Side-by-Side...
Sep 29, 2009 | Samsung RS2578BB Side by Side Refrigerator
Jul 08, 2009 | Kenmore 55612 / 55614 / 5561 / 655619 Side...
May 27, 2009 | GE GSS20IEPWW / GSS20IEPCC Side by Side...
297 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: