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Scotsman icemachine m# DCE33A-1WB ice cubes are hollow

The timer seems to be moving too fast for ice to freeze whole the cubes look like shot glasses

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  • Shirley Holcombe Jun 06, 2013

    Need instructions on cleaning this icemaker, dce33a 1wb....husband used to do it and I can't find manual. I have the bottle of solution.

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Have several of these machines here. The cube size control and the hot gas valve are common problems. I've had several that had one or the other. Generally if the cubes are forming and not harvesting the cube size control is likely the culprit. If no ice is forming then the hot gas valve may be leaking by or several of my machines have had leaks around this valve. The replacement part is not the same as the OEM part.

The charge is tricky and no access valves on this machine. Weighing in the charge is preferred.

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It stopped making ice cubes...........water is flowing but the cubes wont form

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There is a cube size thermostat that energizes the timer. If it has been energizing early try a thicker setting on the cube size. If still gives problems ... your trouble was back in Feb I assume in cold weather.. If the machine is not in a room where the temp stays above 65'f this can also cause premature harvesting as you discribe also. Also if you are loosing water from the water curtian not sealing off it will cause the problem you discribe because the water is dripping off and out before it can freeze. Any futher questions please post. If this helps you understand your trouble please rate me as high as yuou can, thank you for using fixya

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