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Ice dispenser crushes ice when cube is pushed

My Fridgidaire glrs267za crushes the ice on both the cube and crush button. I don't know if the problem is with the button contact or with the thing in the back that turns the shepard hook shaped rod that flips the little gate/door in the ice crusher. Do you have any advice? Thank you, Karen

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The little gate/door, is a common issue, its a solenoid htat either burns out, or merelt freezes over. if you put your finger into where teh "shepard hook" supposed otgo, can you freely lift it ip and down???i would assum not, .the entire ***,bly lifts out of freezer( remove 2 1/4 inch scres under each corner and diconnect apower plug behind the ice maker. from ther you can try to defrost teh piston,if not rplace it.

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