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GE older ice maker won't make ice

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We have a GE side by side refrig with icemaker and water dispenser. The water will dispense but the ice maker will not make ice. We moved and hooked it up and only get water in the door and no ice. I think the frig w bought is 1997 or 1998. Of course we can't find most of the manuals but their is a number on the back of the frig AF733687. How can we get the ice maker to make ice or can we have tips on troubleshooting.
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Pull the cover of the front of the ice maker. there should be directions as to what way to turn the main gear (use a philips screw driver). advance the ice maker until it starts to run on its own. if water comes in at the end of the cycle then you need a new ice maker. if no water comes in check to make sure the fill tube is not frozen. if it is clear replace the water valve.

Good Luck,
Todd

Posted on Nov 08, 2008

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