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Ice maker won't fill

Ice maker was previously working until a piece of ice got stuck in the exit of the ice maker. Ice maker attempted to fill and water splashed everywhere inside the freezer. Water stopped prior to our discovery of the problem. Removed the blockage...didn't work. Removed the ice maker and let it thaw...still didn't work. Jumped H & T test ports on the side of the ice maker and it turns as suggested in another solution. Disconnected both lines from the solenoid on the rear and water seems to be to both ports. Water flows from the in the door water. Suggestions?? Thanks

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I had this problem with a Kitchenaid and Sears rep advised me to pour some water in the tray. Did and the ice maker started working in about 90 minutes.

Posted on Jul 27, 2007

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Leaky solenoid? could cause ice build up

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