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Frigidaire frs26zsh ice dispenser problem

The icemaker makes ice, but will not dispense it. The spiral rod (auger?) turns, but the blade in front of the plastic housing looks as if it might be missing a clip that holds the blade tight against the housing. I have inserted a screw partway into blade beside rod, but it is not secure and it works there a clamp or clip...or something that is missing? Can I glue or solder the blade to the housing?

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Re: frigidaire frs26zsh ice dispenser problem

I have the same problem. I have tried super glue and JBWeld, but they only work for a short time. I'm going to try again tonight and see if there is another 'jerry rig' solution. I am not going to pay $150 for another assembly.

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It should hook in on the front side of the dispenser towards the door first and then at the back as you would slide the tray in. Check to see if the grooves line up in the back where the motor sis to turn the wormgear. good luck

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To see how auger motor looks.Please click the link below:---


You can get required parts from sears part direct online site or from site.


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Have same or similar problem. MY problem turns out to be that the Auger turns fine, but there is a little metal blade that attaches to the end of the auger and transfers the spin action into this auger "hopper" (for lack of a better term) which actually accepts the ice that has been moved from the back of the ice bucket by the metal auger and then dispenses the ice into the hopper which falls into the glass. the issue is one of crappy design. It turns out that this little blade has a rectangular opening in the middle that the rectangular end of the auger fits into. If this rectangle opening gets stripped (as mine has done, and ALL are likely to do) then the auger spins, the ice is moved forward but none are picked up by the hopper, and none (or very few) fall into the glass.
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