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ICE MAKER and Water Dispenser

Symptom: Water dipenses VERY slow, and ice maker makes hollow cubes very slowly. Used to keep the ice bucket full, now we're always scraping for "hollow cubes". Is it the H2O filter?? There is supposed to be a warning light for the filter but I have never seen it. Side by side Model# is ARS2661BC Please help.

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Re: ICE MAKER and Water Dispenser

Very likely a partially clogged filter, but not sure why no light.

Posted on Jun 13, 2007

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You said ,your ice maker makes the ice but does not drop it into the bucket. It just leave it in the upright position in the ice maker device. It also seems to not be making all of the ice cubes only a portion of them.

Here are somethings to check that may cause this

The ice cubes are hollow or small
NOTE: This is an indication of low water pressure.
Water shutoff valve not fully open? Turn the water shutoff
valve fully open.
 Kink in the water source line? A kink in the line can reduce
water flow. Straighten the water source line.
 Reverse osmosis water filtration system connected to
your cold water supply? This can decrease water pressure.
See “Water Supply Requirements.”
 Questions remain regarding water pressure? Call a
licensed, qualified plumber.

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