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Ice tray doesn't fill and jams

My ice tray does not fill all the way, and there is hardly any pressure coming out of the water in the door. I checked the supply line from the wall and it has tons of pressure. Then I checked the supply to the filter and it has low pressure. Is there a regulator? My ice tray makes hollow ice and then ice forms on the plastic tongs that kick the ice out. This causes them to jam and then I get no ice. Please help, my wife is going crazy! Sean

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  • Sean Irvin Aug 17, 2006

    Catriver,

    Thanks for the suggestion, I'll check it out. Is it the valve right at the connection from the wall? I disconnected the connection right there and checked flow from the wall, and its strong. I disconnected the connection going to the filter area(I don't run a filter as I am on a well and have a big system to cover my whole house) and the flow sucked! It should still be pretty song there, right? Is there a regulator or what does the valve do?

    Thanks,

    SEan

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Sean, sounds to me like your inlet to your water valve is full of sand or some type of gunk. You may have to replace the valve, part number 61005626. Remove the connector at the valve in the rear of the refrigerator and with a small paper clip see if the opening is clogged. If not your best bet is to replace the valve. Easy job, a couple of water line connectors and harnesses. Im assuming you have changed the filter... Catriver...post back.

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