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Ice maker bin indicator arm is stuck in the bin is full position

The arm on my Samsung ice maker is stuck in the up posistion. So the ice maker things the bin is full. I don't want to force it back in normal posistion. Any suggestions?

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You should be able to move it gently to the lower position.  If it doesn't want to move don't force it.  Try shutting the ice maker off in case the arm is frozen in the up position.  After the ice maker defrosts a bit try again to move the arm gently.

Posted on May 29, 2009

  • Thomas E Husar Jul 27, 2012

    If I turn off ice maker defrost with hair dryer arm comes down.Turn it back on it

  • Thomas E Husar Jul 27, 2012

    it goes up again.

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