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My ice maker can't make ice.

My ice maker is trying to make ice (I hear the clicking), but no ice is being made. I have the wire in the ice maker down. Is that correct?
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Sounds like the water may be off to your unit or the solenoid is not opening to feed the water to the ice maker.

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