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Ice maker makes ice, but won't dispense.

Purchased used (about 1-1/2 ys old), hooked it up and everything works, except ice dispenser. Ice is making just fine, but when lever is depressed to dispense ice, nothing happens - not a sound. The auger is NOT frozen stuck and there is no clumping. It seems the drive mechanism is not coming on. Is there some switch inside or on back of refrigerator?

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    Ice ic melting in the bin and freezing in a clump preventing the auger from functioning.

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If you hear a click when the actuator is depressed the swt is ok remove ice bin and try rotating auger mtr by hand if you can't the auger motor is frozen, you can remove the whole auger asm and let it thaw out and dry out for a few days

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