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The auger on my ice dispenser is broken

The aguer on my GE Profile ice dispenser is plastic and the fins are breaking and the ice will not dispense. I would like to replace the auger with one with metal fins...or at least find a new auger...GE tells me I need to buy a whole new ice dispenser unit... My ice dispenser has given me broken pieces of plastic. I would like a metal dispenser. I do not want to swallow these pieces of plastic that are in my drink.

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You should be able to get it in metal mine is in metal check with your apliance parts dealer in your area thanks from gilles

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