Question about KitchenAid KUIS18NNT 18" Automatic Ice Maker with 35lbs. Storage Capacity, Drop Down Door & Accepts Custom Panels

1 Answer

Kitchenaid stand alone ice does not make ice feel heat inside bin

The water is running all the time inside ice bin i feel heat. I ran the clean cycle two time but still doing the same thing. can you please help thanks

Posted by on

  • 2 more comments 
  • toneal71 Mar 13, 2009

    Thanks for the reply but i forgot to add when the water is running inside the ice maker,their is alot of heat inside the ice maker bin. Can someone help

  • kcastjohn Mar 18, 2009

    My icemaker was melting the ice, so I ran the clean cycle. Now it sounds like water is just running and it is hot when I open the door, no ice. I already drained the trough that holds the water and cleaned it a couple of times and when I turn it on it just runs. Am I understanding from the earlier comments that I need to pull the icemaker out from under the countertop and unplug the unit? If so, then what.

  • Anonymous Apr 10, 2009

    how do you reset the ice maker?

  • peeks248 May 19, 2009

    My KitchenAid Icemaker is only 18 months old and it just stopped making ice. The inside of the bin was also way too warm and the surface of the control panel (on/off clean/reset switches, etc) seemed excessively warm as well, almost hot.



    I cleaned the condenser coils which were loaded with dust and I ran it through a cleaning cycle. It made two sheets of ice within 45 minutes and once again stopped and got hot inside the bin and control panel. I ran another clean cycle and then it made ice for about 5 days and stopped again.



    I suspect that whatever is causing the heat build-up is the failing component...



    Any thoughts or tests that a novice might perform?



    -Steve

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Guru:

    An expert who has written 7 tips or uploaded 3 video tips

  • Master
  • 462 Answers

Either has electric problem or mechanical.
way to tell is plug it up, turn it on turn on water. If its sending in water unplug it and if water stops it is electrical and the ice maker head is causing the problem if it stops the water valve is stuck open and you can disassemble and clean it out sometimes. A slight lime scale can cause this.
Hope this helps please rate me accordingly and good luck.

Posted on Mar 12, 2009

  • Farley Redfield
    Farley Redfield Mar 13, 2009

    You need to unplug the ice maker it has 2 or 3 screws that hold the icemaker in place then when you pull it out of its possession you'll see the plug. Unplug it and sit the ice maker aside.

×

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My stand alone Kenmore elite 3 cycle under counter ice maker has stopped making ice. is there a reset procedure?


This is what I read somewhere....
ok, then this means that one of your thermistors is shorted. There is a chill plate thermistor mounted to the bottom of your silver plate where the ice is formed, and there is a white thermistor mounted to the right side wall inside your bin. You can disconnect the chill plate thermistor and run a cycle to see if it will run without being connected. If the error goes away, you can leave the thermistor disconnected or replace it, either way the unit will continue to work.

If you disconnect the chill plate thermistor and it still doesn't work, then you need to replace your bin thermistor, you can't just disconnect this thermistor to get the unit working again.

May 02, 2016 | Kenmore Refrigerators

1 Answer

Ice maker quit working but water dispenser still works,the reservoir to make cubes also empty.can you advise?


If the ice maker tray is empty you may have a water valve failure. usually this unit have a dual valve 1 for the dispenser the other one for the ice maker some time a side fail and the entire solenoid have to be replace. the ice maker can also be bad. an easy way for you to test if ice maker is good is by putting water manually inside the ice maker tray depending on how cold is your frig wait about 2 hrs or less if the ice maker cycles and drop ice then water solenoid is the problem if not then replace ice maker.

Dec 20, 2014 | KitchenAid Refrigerators

1 Answer

Kitchenaid KSRS25 Ice dispenser blades get stuck


Greetings,
In looking up this partial model # KSRS25, it shows you have
the model with the large ice bin inside the freezer.
My question to you is: Does the auger motor run when you
push the ice lever?
2 trouble prone parts on this model. Both in the case of NO
auger motor activation.
#1 broken pin that hold the micro-switch on to the switch bracket.
Item # 15

1690545?addlogo=false

Next #2 and the Worst, A Broken Blue wire or wires in the wire loom
under the freezer door hinge. Un-repairable new door needed if still
available.. You have to get creative restoring the power.
So before I continue, Does the Auger motor Run?
And if it does, remove the bin and close the door switch that turns the
light off, and tape switch shut. With door open and ice cradle pushed
in watch the auger drive fork turn? Is the the key hole stripped in the
fork.(rounded out) May need the fork or motor. #9 & #2
1708855?addlogo=false

May 28, 2013 | KitchenAid Architect® Series II KSRS25RS

1 Answer

Kitchenaid stand alone ice maker makes ice and melts all the ice


Is it melting through heat or spilling water onto the ice already made? I suspect the latter, in which case suspect a blocked overflow drain

May 01, 2012 | KitchenAid Refrigerators

1 Answer

Hi, I have a Kitchenaid side-by-side refrigerator, and the ice maker has significant ice buildup in the chute. It's still making ice, but the buildup is pretty bad. Any idea how to fix this?


Hi Caiello,
I believe this is an overflow problem from the ice maker itself. Turn off the ice maker (this is done by raising the arm on the side of the unit), let it finish the cycle and dump into the bin. Let the ice maker stand for a day or so, then you may be able to remove the buildup. Restart the ice maker, and see if there is excess water coming from the unit. If it continues to overflow, there may be a problem with the unit itself
Hope this is of assistance,
Joe

Sep 13, 2011 | KitchenAid Refrigerators

1 Answer

Run cleaning solution through kitchenaid free standing icemaker (KUIA18NNJS5) and then left it off for a week while on vacation. When we came home turned on and will not make ice. Gets cold but no water...


reach inside the sump where the water is stored. you can feel the pump in there. turn it on and see if you feel water moving. there is a clear plastic hose that falls off of the pump all the time. the hose clamp is kind of weak and the pump can blow it off sometimes. Just put it back on, or get a better clamp and reinstall it. APDEPOT.com is the best place for parts.

Jul 19, 2011 | Refrigerators

1 Answer

Model KSRS25FGWH01-water is dripping inside the freezer ice bin.


If it overfills and drips, look for an adjustment behind the plastic endcover with a +/- on it. - is less water.

If it continuously drips, replace the water inlet valve on the back where the house water supply comes in.

Nov 16, 2009 | KitchenAid Superba Architect KSCS25INSS...

1 Answer

Icemaker stuck in 'vacation mode'


Feel inside the ice slots are there any old cubes that have evaporated in time? Take the ice maker out and clean it up and place it back inside to see if it will fill with fresh water. Take a hair dryer and melt the old ice inside the slots and see if it will try to fill. I will wait for a response from you.
KSCS25INWH00 Kitchenaid Parts


APPLIANCE 911

KitchenAid Refrigerator Ice Maker Assembly 2198597

May 06, 2009 | KitchenAid Superba Architect KSCS25IN Side...

1 Answer

KitchenAid Superba not dropping ice


Remove the ice bin empty and start acumilating ice again this usually resolves the problem. Regards Advisor

Sep 01, 2007 | KitchenAid Superba Architect KSCS25INSS...

1 Answer

Water overran ice maker tray


It could be one of two things. The fill cycle could be too long causing the water to overflow or the icemaker may not be ejecting all the cubes out of the tray. A normal fill cycle is very short. Maybe 6 seconds long. So I would check and see how long the fill cycle is and when it stops check and see how much the tray is filled with water. I would also check and make sure that all the ice cubes are ejecting next time you hear it harvest.

Jul 12, 2007 | KitchenAid Superba Architect KSCS25INSS...

Not finding what you are looking for?
KitchenAid KUIS18NNT 18" Automatic Ice Maker with 35lbs. Storage Capacity, Drop Down Door & Accepts Custom Panels Logo

2,328 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top KitchenAid Refrigerators Experts

John Tripp
John Tripp

Level 3 Expert

4636 Answers

mike cooper

Level 3 Expert

864 Answers

rugby prop

Level 3 Expert

455 Answers

Are you a KitchenAid Refrigerator Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...