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ICE Maker stuck in dispensing crushed Ice

Repeated pushing between cube and crushed ice has cleared the dispenser back to cube ice. Indicator light changes but still only crushed ice dispensed. I tried unpluging the refrigerator to clear the problem but no luck.
Tag says I have a GLRS267ZCQ1 machine

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  • marneyh Nov 29, 2008

    I beg to disagree, having some 30 years in electronics I don't see how an evaporator fan is not allowing me to switch between ice cubes and crushed. Looking at the parts list I would think that the switch on BOARD-CONTROL (BOARD-SWITCH) is stuck.

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That means that the evaporator fan system that releases the the ice cubes is not working.

Use the number listed on the owner manual if you want to call a technician.

Enter model number on this website to find schematics and replacement parts.

Posted on Nov 29, 2008

  • Ginko
    Ginko Nov 29, 2008

    Sorry, the solution was for ice cubes stuck inside, I had it opened on a different window, in your case either the switch is simply broken.

  • rhvac man Nov 20, 2010

    I know what the problem is, myGLRS267ZCB1 does the same thing. If you pull out the ice bin, you will see a brass colored control arm for the crusher blades. Look at the inside back of the freezer compartment. there is a hole in the back wall where this control arm fits. Inside this hole is a solenoid control that is supposed to lift the control arm when the cube button is pushed. this moves th blades so cubes don't get crushed. I have found for some reason the solenoid sticks at times and cubes are always crushed. This is probrably a manufacturing error. I have found by heating the solenoid by using a blowdryer thru the hole in the back wall, the solenoid will thaw and moisture is removed, freeing the solenoid. I never did find a permenant fix, I just deal with it from time to time.

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