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Whirlpool stopped making ice, water side is fine.

Whirlpool ED5SHAXMB, had an ice cube get lodged a week ago. Last week it dumped about a half gallon water. now it appears as though the ice maker isnt getting the water to make ice. water side is fine. filter is new. no other indicators

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Please check to see whether the ice maker has been turned off. Here's how to check. Look for a wire along the right side of the ice maker that looks a bit like a coat hanger. If this wire is in the raised position, the ice maker is turned off. On some units you simply lower the wire to the down position to turn the ice maker on. On others, you lower a small red plastic lever to lower the wire. If the wire is in the proper position check the freezer temperature, it should be between 0-8 degrees Fahranheit. If it is warmer than 10-12 degrees, the ice maker may not produce any ice. Check your door seals and thermostat, repair/replace as necessary

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