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Ice maker is only producing crushed ice. can't get cubed ice

Motor sounds great, light is moving to cubed ice, but only crushed ice is coming out

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  • El Capitan T Jan 23, 2009

    I have the same fridge and the same problem.

















  • sray007 Feb 20, 2009

    It will only produce crushed ice. I have even checked the bar that exits the back and it moves freely and also the white plunger in the ice maker unit and it moves up and down freely too. I am hoping someone has experienced this also and may have some advice.

  • Anonymous Apr 22, 2009

    Only makes crushed ice. Tried pulling it out and re-inserting it. Didn't work.

  • Anonymous Apr 27, 2009

    Just crushed ice, no cubes help

  • Anonymous May 08, 2009

    cannot get cubed ice and its driving me crazy! HELP

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