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Ice dispenser door not working

The ice-maker is working fine, can get cubes or crushed on demand. But the ice won't fall through the chute. The little trap door is the problem but I have no reference for what it ought to look like when it's working properly. Any help is appreciated.

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The flapper door is operated by a solenoid which opens the flapper. More than likely the solenoid is bad, but, it could also, be the control board.

Posted on Jul 01, 2009

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