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Kenmore Elite ice maker is not working & red light is blinking

My ice maker suddenly quit dispensing ice. It hums when the button is pushed. The red LCD light inside the freezer is blinking

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Most likely a problem with the main ice making unit itself. I bought mine at ebay for $49 including shipping. Very simple to replace. You just swap the wiring harness and bottom plate. Takes about 20 minutes to do.
Make sure you do the IR led test. If you think you IR sender and receiver are bad to, $57 on ebay for the set. Most likely not your water solenoid in the lower back of frig (it gets the signal to turn on from the receiver module of the IR board.
Probably not your water filter (cuz the front water dispenser still probably works right?)
And probably not a clogged or frozen line.
Good luck. When it doubt, trust ebay!

Posted on Mar 16, 2009

  • William Legg
    William Legg Jun 18, 2014

    I had water before I did this, it's like the panel went bad or something

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