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IC6 ice maker

My ice maker is freezing up on the levers that dispense the ice after it's made. I clean off these levers and ice maker works. Do I need to replace the ice maker?

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  • GW King Aug 24, 2007

    Thanks so much for the quick response! Haven't defrosted the freezer yet, so I don't have the problem resolved.

  • solive01 Apr 20, 2008

    The icemaker freezes the arms that removes the ice and sometimes I only get hollow ice and the ice in the bucket is all frozen together.

  • Anonymous Mar 13, 2014

    Ice maker works, auger rotates freely by hand. Will not dispense when lever is engaged.

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Just changed out the ice maker with a new one?same one... the tray fills and freezes.. but takes forever to eject... got two batches in three days... the tray fills right away after the ice ejects...is there a setting on the module that needs to be tweeked??

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No, completly deforst the freezer for 24hrs this will resolve the problem, i know its frost free, but still try to defrost this usaully resolves this fault Regards Advisor

Posted on Aug 21, 2007

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Mine was slow-to-none in ice making for a couple of years. One day for the first time I used the built in water dispenser. The long copper line feeding water was full of air gaps. After I bled that out, it has been perfect ever since.

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SOURCE: Ice maker will not make ice, water dispenser is working

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