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I just moved my side by side and hooked up the water line. I have water to the dispenser but it doesn't seem like there is any water running into the ice maker. Does it take a while??

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Yes, I would leave it alone for at least 24hours, when it starts making ice you should throw away the first couple of ice cycles.

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