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Arctica ice maker won't work without help

The fridge is a few years old and just recently started making ice very seldom, now it won't make ice at all unless I "help" it. From reading in another forum, I turned the ice maker off for 30 seconds, turned it back on, then moved the flapper back & forth 3 times. After a few minutes, I could hear the ice fall into the bucket and the tray fill back up with water, but the ice will just sit in the tray and never drop unless I turn the ice maker off and do the flapper trick again.

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    I have ge profile arctica that dosn't make ice anymore.

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The solenold valve would not shut off completely & was leaking water on the paddle that the controls the icemaking. We replaced the solenold water valve & we now have ice!!!!! Good luck!

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