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Ice maker feeler arm stuck in up position

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SOURCE: Samsung Refrigerator Model RS2533SW - Ice Maker Stuck

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SOURCE: Ice maker bin indicator arm is stuck in the bin is full position

You should be able to move it gently to the lower position.  If it doesn't want to move don't force it.  Try shutting the ice maker off in case the arm is frozen in the up position.  After the ice maker defrosts a bit try again to move the arm gently.

Posted on May 29, 2009

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SOURCE: ice maker won't work

Temp needs to be down to 0 or below for ice maker to activate. once that happend arms that push ice out will go around and made switch in end of ice maker that turns on water selenoid valve that adds water. this could also be electronic switch. main thing is its cold enough to activate. If it don't work then Ice maker may be bad or no power getting to it. turn freezer as cold as you can may mean setting refrig side warmer. If it has coil under refrig clean it out. Air around frig should be 68 - 75 degrees if poss.

Posted on Jun 29, 2009

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SOURCE: ice maker has ice motor doen't dump the ice

Your ice-maker may need to be "hard-reset". To do this, perform a manual-defrost by emptying out the freezer (and fridge) and shutting all power off to your unit for several hours (at least half a day unless you can be sure the temp in the freezer has fully reached ambient. Next, with freezer empty, restore power, make sure the "ice" setting is set to off, then set the forced power-freeze mode (you can refill the fridge, but leave the freezer empty for now. When the power-freeze completes (at least 2.5 hours) you can refill the freezer, set the "ice" mode to block/crushed (IE something other than off) and then hit the "black reset button" to restart the ice-maker. IF it still will not dump the cubes then the ice sensor/control board may have failed.

Posted on Sep 24, 2010

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My name is Peter. I am a retired field service appliance technician.

You have not given me any detailed in formation such as your model number to help you. You model number is on a label on the side wall near the top, in your fresh food section.

The one leg of your lever arm goes into the front part of the motor module, which is in the front of your ice maker. The arm is interlocked with plastic gear components one or more of these components are broke.

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1) Is there water in the ice tray? If not. verify the saddle valve is turned on, check the connection on the water valve, verify that there are no kinks in the inlet hose, and check he water filter to see if it is clogged.

2) Is the temperature correct? Make sure the fans are working properly and air is flowing. Verify the the frig and freezer are at the correct temperature and make sure the ice maker compartment door is sealing shut.

If these things check out ok, run an ice maker test. Make sure the ejector arm and feeler arm are in their original positions before beginning. If they are not:

1. Turn off icemaker and wait 5sec.
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3. Wait until feeler arm and ejector are back to original positions.

To begin the icemaker test: Press and hold the test button on the icemaker for 5 seconds. If the LED, feeler arm and or ejector does not return to to their original positions the problem is with the ice maker.
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The icemaker stops working because excessive water gets into the control box(where circuit board is housed) through the shaft hole of "finger" and freezes the wheels to turn the "ice-bucket-full detector rod". This stops to send the signal to open water valve.
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