Question about Kenmore Refrigerators
First thing to check is that the icemaker is turned on. :D
SEE HERE to view the on/off switch.
Next...There is a timer that controls the ejector and motor assembly SEE it HERE
This is what times the freeze cycle & routs the power to the ejector arms after a set amount of time.
Finally - There is a thermostat that lets the timer know the ice is made. SEE IT HERE
Each of these items must be tested with a DMM (Digital Multimeter) or you will end up throwing money at it blindly. If your skillset does not allow the proper operation and use of a DMM - you should seek professional repair - as these circuits must be tested with live electricity (except the thermostat)
It IS possible (depending on how often you access the ice) that it is frozen the ejector arms from moving - in which case simply unplug the freezer and allow to thaw - then re-try. However since you do not hear clicking or noises - most likely one of the top 3 choices is the culprit in your case.
Thanks for using FixYa!!
See if you can get the ejector arms to move now that they are freed up.
Posted on Jun 23, 2009
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
Here's a link to this great service
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 13, 2011 | Kenmore Elite 22.4 cu. ft. Bottom Freezer...
Oct 27, 2010 | Sub-Zero Bottom Freezer Refrigerator
Aug 15, 2010 | Kenmore 55612 / 55614 / 5561 / 655619 Side...
Apr 27, 2010 | Kenmore Elite 22.4 cu. ft. Bottom Freezer...
Oct 04, 2009 | Kenmore 55612 / 55614 / 5561 / 655619 Side...
Aug 18, 2009 | Whirlpool Refrigerators
Jun 27, 2009 | Refrigerators
May 07, 2009 | Kenmore 64802 Top Freezer Refrigerator
Mar 02, 2009 | Maytag MTF2155GRQ Top Freezer Refrigerator
Nov 05, 2008 | Kenmore 53642 / 53644 Side by Side...
44 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!