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Ice maker will not deposit cubed ice in to glass even when ice cube light is lit come out crushed

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This is a problem that can be several causes for this to happen,the first would be that seal on ice door located in dispensor is frozen shut because of bad seal or even crushed ice trapped on seal surface,do not pry open if this is case it needs to thaw using warm water in door opening from inside or hair dryer will do.The second problem could be that mechanism the arm and seal assembly has been damaged and will not work any longer.The third being is your discription doesn't say if the door opens or not and if it does then ice bucket could be frozen to a point it does not operate,faulty door switch can prevent operation,"it won't dispense if the door is open and switch can cause it to think door is open,door must be closed for operation to happen". There is a circuit board in door that can malfunction or the auger motor that runs the ice bucket can fail as well.The last problems should be investigated if the ice door opens and no further operation happens.The answers provided cover all forms of this malfunction known to my knowledge.

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