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Ice Maker problem

When you look into the ice holder it's all clumped together - ice slices frozen together. Sometimes the ice slice is frozen all the way around but the center is hollow. I'm guessing that it is ejecting the ice before it is fully frozen. Is there a way to adjust the time on it. My freezer is freezing everything else fine. Ice Cream, veggies, meet, etc. everything is solid - so I don't necessarily want to turn down the temp on my freezer. Any help would be great as it is hard to get ice out now.

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  • JohnWhit Aug 22, 2007

    Spilling over might explain the clumping but not the ice slices being hollow - my guess is they are not fully frozen and the water leaks out when they are dumped into the bin which makes them freeze to the ice that is already there. How I can fix this is the question.

  • drmikie Aug 01, 2008

    Have a Maytag MSD2756AEA. I have replaced the icemaker several times for multiple reasons. Now a new problem; it seems the water is overflowing when filling the ice cube tray causing giant icebergs at the bottom of the ice cube compartment. What would cause an overflow? Do I need to replace the icemaker unit, again? Thanks!



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Problem is either that the water is spilling over when the ice tray fills or the ice shut flap is not closing correctly allowing warm air to enter the ice bin. Regards Advisor

Posted on Aug 21, 2007

  • Tony Coultrip Aug 23, 2007

    The temp of the freezer should be -18c to -22c this is approx 3 or mid temp setting, if higher setting it would run colder or lower and would run warmer, if running warmer and you are unable to adjust temp then you may have what appears to be a unrelated problem,this could be due to air flow, solution is to derfost freezer with the door open overnight, turn on the next day and within 24hrs all should work as normal
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