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Ice maker not making ice

It appeare that the arm is in the up position. I don't want to force it. Could it be froze in the up position? Will forcing it down damage it?

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  • bullitt2 Jan 01, 2009

    I wiggled the arm and it loosened up. It still styed in the upright position but not as high. Does it come down after the door is shut

  • bullitt2 Jan 04, 2009

    I got the arm loose, but it went back up. I turned the ice maker off for a few hours and the arm went down. Turned it back on and the arm went up.

  • bullitt2 Jan 04, 2009

    Thanks for the help.



    Al

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It may take a little presure to bring it down .this would be normal.the harvest rake in the iec maker should notttt be frozen or stuck in the ice.this then may not allow the arm to drop.God bless,tom

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    Thomas Malailua Jan 04, 2009

    the arm droping down is when it makes ice as you know.if its getting stuck in the up position and theres nothing jaming it you need new ice maker.[internal problems]but before new ice maker you might try removeing your ice maker ,thawing out [use water at sink] and reinstalling.you can give that a chance it free to try.you can buy ice maker on line or at local appliance store God bless ,tom

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