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Ice make make loud sounds and doesn't make much ice

We have had this GE Profile for a year and 1/2. It makes about one tray of ice a day. We really don't care about the sound it make we just want ice

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    bill williams May 11, 2010

    the heating element in the ice maker is most likely the problem. if you here it making noise take your hair dryer and point it at the bottom of the icemaker till the fingers start to move if this works just buy a new icemaker

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First, you should have a warranty, check to see if it is still in effect. If expired, then can you describe the sound, and about how often? Also check the freezer temp. it should be 0 deg or below for proper icemaker operation. The colder it is, the more ice is produced in a day. And yes, if the mold heater isn't working, the thing will raise hell when it tries to cycle.

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