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Ice dispenser A fella on this website gave me a wiring diagram which is the correct one, but could anyone help me trouble shoot the auger motor.  The light does not seem to work either.  By looking at the schematic it may actually be pointing at the auger motor.  Could anyone have any trouble shooting steps for this situation. When I volt out the light and shut the light off at the front panel I still get 120 volts.  I pull the connector on the light and I get 120 volts on the y/b and the white wire.

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Problem sounds like its in the board on your freezer door (dispenser)

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In looking up this partial model # KSRS25, it shows you have
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Take a hair dryer and blow hot air on the auger motor for few minutes.Take care you dont blow hot air continuously.

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To see how auger motor looks.Please click the link below:---

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