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Samsung RF267AABP Noise problem

This refrigator makes a loud poping/cracking noise about 10 to 15 minutes apart 24/7 since purchased. Note, the ice maker and electronic board for the ice maker have been replaced due to very SLOW ice production, about one harvest of ice in 24 hours.The cause for the noise problem is unkown. The noise sounds as if the plastic interior is expending and contracting which is causing this on going loud noise.
Q: Is this a common problem with this model or is this something that can be fixed??? HELP!!

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It sounds like the unit is in defrost. the noise is the souind of the ice breaking up. also you might be able to increase your ice produsction by setting the ice sensor to 17.5 degrees from the current 0 degrees

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