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Ice dispenser in door clogged up or frozen

My ice maker works but when I try to get ice from the door dispenser all I get is a lot of noise like ice being stirred around and/or crushed but no ice comes out into the glass.  It seems the ice gets stuck or frozen in the door part of the dispenser.

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Re: ice dispenser in door clogged up or frozen

I see this a lot with people who mainly used crushed ice.  It will leave small pieces of ice behind and add up to a clogged situation.  If you mainly used crushed ice you will need to run full cubes thru every so often to keep the chute clear.  Another cause of this would be the flapper door on the dispenser doesn't close completely and warm air gets in and melts the ice in the bin so it clumps together and won't dispense.  In this case you may need to replace the solenoid that shuts the door and/or the door.  Let me know what you find.

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